Dr. Wesley Fowler III, MD

Dr. Wesley Fowler III, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Wesley Fowler III, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Asheville, NC and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

7 Vanderbilt Park Dr

Asheville, NC 28803

Contact Information

(828) 225-7776

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Fowler III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Scoliosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Fowler III's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wake Forest Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Unc Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Univeristy Of North Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fowler III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fowler III's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fowler III to family and friends
24 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Fowler III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

This past week Dr. Fowler and his did a 5hr surgery to remove an intradural tumor. He, his team, and surgical team at Mission Hospital did an outstanding job of discussing the the procedure, the risks, the follow up and the prognosis. Dr. Fowler did an excellent job surgically, and handled a...more
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This Dr. and the team at Mission Hospital in Asheville NC saved my life two years ago. He conducted surgery for a ruptured aneurysm. I am blessed to have had his services that day.
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5 weeks for an appointment, 2 hours wait time for at least 3 out of 6 visits. Confusing discussion over how to proceed. An abrupt cancellation of an appointment following my 3rd MRI which was to determine whether to have surgery. I was advised to have surgery several times by his assistant and...more
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