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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Cowan is Below Average. Dr. Cowan has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.3
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 2.3
Bedside Manner 2.7
Spends Time with Me 2.2
Follows Up After Visit 2.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Cowan graduated from Meharry Medical College, Nashville.


Dr. Cowan has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Columbus Hospital 
  • East Orange General Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James R Cowan MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 42 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. James R. Cowan practice?
Dr. James Cowan has 1 office location.
Dr. James Cowan practices Psychiatry near Ridgewood, NJ.
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