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Dr. Dana Towle, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery*
3.9 (40)
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38 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Dana Towle, MD

Dr. Dana Towle, MD is an Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in Kansas City, MO. They specialize in Orthopedic Hand Surgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in Hand Surgery. They graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Menorah Medical Center, Liberty Hospital, Overland Park Regional Medical Center, Children's Mercy Kansas City Adele Hall Campus and University Health Truman Medical Center. Dr. Towle, completed a residency at University of Missouri. Patients rated Dr. Towle an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Towle works at Practice in Kansas City, MO with other offices in Las Vegas, NV. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Towle's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Dana R. Towle MD PC
    4444 N Belleview Ave Ste 204, Kansas City, MO 64116 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (816) 452-8080
  2. 2
    Smith Plastic Surgery Institute
    8871 W Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89117 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (702) 680-6181

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Menorah Medical Center
  • Liberty Hospital
  • Overland Park Regional Medical Center
  • Children's Mercy Kansas City Adele Hall Campus
  • University Health Truman Medical Center

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Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
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Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
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Ligament Reconstruction
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Tendon Repair
Total Joint Replacement
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
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    About Dr. Dana Towle, MD

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1225034531
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    Education & Certifications

    • Dr Lynn Ketchum
    • University of Missouri
    • Saint Louis University
    Medical Education
    • Saint Louis University School of Medicine
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    Undergraduate School
    • University of Washington
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    40 patients have reviewed Dr. Towle. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Towle.

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