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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Bower is Excellent. Dr. Bower has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Bower, FACC, FASE, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Hypotension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Stress Testing
  • Stroke
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Bower graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey. He has 6 awards.

Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (2009)
Fellow of the American College of Cardiology - (2009)
NCQA Heart/Stroke Recognition Program
Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Bower has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Carolinas Medical Center - Union 
  • Gaston Memorial Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. James Charles Bower FACC, FASE, and MD is a male Internist, has 18 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. James C. Bower practice?
Dr. James Bower has 1 office location.
Dr. James Bower practices Cardiovascular Disease near Charlotte, NC.
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