Dr. Timothy Bower, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 60
  
Dr. Bower
Accepting new patients

Utica Park Clinic

1220 N Florence Ave Ste A Claremore, OK 74017

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Dr. Timothy Bower, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Claremore, OK. Dr. Bower has more experience with Gastric Surgery and Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Claremore Indian Hospital and Hillcrest Hospital Claremore. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bower to book an appointment.


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About Me

Biography

Dr. Bower is board certified in general surgery, surgical critical care and vascular surgery. He has been caring for patients in Claremore since 1992.  Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1990
University Of Iowa College Of Medicine, Iowa City, Critical Care
Fellowship Hospital
1989
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Residency Hospital
1985
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
Internship Hospital

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bower

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bower treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bower treats other conditions, please contact the office at (918) 341-5311.

Gastric Surgery

Gastric surgery, also known as gastric bypass surgery, is a type of bariatric surgery that can help obese patients achieve significant weight loss by diverting food past the first section of the small intestine.Compare with other Gastric Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bower performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Bower performs this procedure more than 92% of their peers

Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bower performs Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Bower performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bower performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic more than 48% of their peers

Dr. Bower performs this procedure more than 48% of their peers

Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery

This subspecialty of general surgery treats a variety of conditions affecting the liver, pancreas, gallbladder and spleen through procedures including liver resection, gallbladder removal, and the Whipple procedure.Compare with other Liver/Pancreas/Gallbadder/Spleen Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Gallbladder Removal
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bower performs Gallbladder Removal more than 66% of their peers

Dr. Bower performs this procedure more than 66% of their peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bower performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Bower performs this procedure more than 63% of their peers

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Dr. Bower's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Megacolon
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

Locations

Practice

Utica Park Clinic1220 N Florence Ave Ste A Claremore, OK 74017
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Claremore Indian Hospital

Claremore, OK

68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

Hillcrest Hospital Claremore

Claremore, OK

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)
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