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Dr. Thomas Cowan, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Cowan

Dr. Thomas Cowan, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Amherst, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci in 1985 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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(716) 250-9999

Dr. Cowan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
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MVP Health Care
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Cowan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Cowan treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Cowan treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Gait Abnormality
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cowan treats Gait Abnormality more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Cowan treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait

Dr. Cowan's conditions and procedures:

  • Back Pain
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Excelsior Orthopaedics believes every patient deserves to receive the finest musculoskeletal care in a compassionate and professional atmosphere.  We are dedicated to create individualized treatment plans for all our patients and their families...

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

SUNY Buffalo Affil
Residency Hospital
University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
Internship Hospital
1985
U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
Medical School
1985

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