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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. J Bowen is Excellent. Dr. Bowen has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. J Bowen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Bowen graduated from Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Wilmington, DE
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Bowen has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Christiana Care Health Services 
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. J Richard Bowen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. J R. Bowen practice?
Dr. J Bowen has 1 office location.
Dr. J Bowen practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Wilmington, DE.
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