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Dr. Frank Bowden, MD
Board-Certified Ophthalmologist
32 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Frank Bowden, Board-Certified Ophthalmologist is Good. Dr. Bowden has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Frank Bowden, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Transplantation
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Laser Eye Surgery (Photorefractive Keratectomy)
  • Laser Medicine & Surgery
  • Refractive Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Bowden graduated from Meharry Medical College, Nashville. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Jacksonville, FL
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Jacksonville
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)


Dr. Bowden has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Medical Center 
  • Saint Luke's Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Frank William Bowden MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. Frank W. Bowden practice?
Dr. Frank Bowden has 4 office locations.
Dr. Frank Bowden practices Ophthalmology near Jacksonville, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Orange Park, FL.
See Jacksonville Ophthalmologists.