Dr. William Bowles, DO

General SurgeryMaleAge 62

Dr. Bowles

Forrest General Hospital Pthlgy

6051 U S Highway 49 Hattiesburg, MS 39401

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(601) 288-2690

Dr. William Bowles, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Hattiesburg, MS and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Oklahoma State Univ Center For Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with Forrest General Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bowles to book an appointment.

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Dr. Bowles' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowles treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 82% of his peers

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

Wound Repair
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Dr. Bowles performs Wound Repair more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Bowles performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bowles treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Bowles treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Bowles' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Bowles accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. William Bowles, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Hattiesburg, MS and has over 36 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Education

University Hosps Health System
Residency Hospital
1986
Oklahoma State Univ Center For Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. William Bowles, DO's top areas of care?

Dr. Bowles frequently treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax), Wound Repair, and Traumatic Brain Injury. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Bowles treats.

Where is Dr. William Bowles, DO's office located?

Dr. Bowles' office is located at 6051 U S Highway 49, Hattiesburg, MS 39401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Forrest General Hospital Pthlgy

Forrest County General Hospital6051 U S Highway 49 Hattiesburg, MS 39401
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Forrest General Hospital

Hattiesburg, MS

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average