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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Scott Cowan is Excellent. Dr. Cowan has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 4 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

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Barrett Esophagus
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Esophageal Achalasia
  • Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinum Cancer (Mediastinal Neoplasm)
  • Mesothelioma (Asbestos-related Cancer)
  • Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
  • Pneumothorax
  • Swallowing disorder (Deglutition Disorder)
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thymus Gland Removal (Thymectomy)
  • Thymus Tumor (Thymoma)
  • Tracheal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Cowan graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 4 awards.

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Cowan has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 
  • Methodist Hospital 
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Scott W Cowan FACS and MD is a male Surgeon, has 14 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Scott W. Cowan practice?
Dr. Scott Cowan has 1 office location.
Dr. Scott Cowan practices Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.