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Dr. Michael Cowher, MD

General Surgery*
4.3 (6)
Map Pin Small Pittsburgh, PA
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20 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Michael Cowher, MD

Dr. Michael Cowher, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University and is affiliated with UPMC Horizon - Greenville, UPMC Passavant - McCandless and Upmc Jameson. Patients rated Dr. Cowher an average 4.3 star rating.

Dr. Cowher works at Practice in Pittsburgh, PA with other offices in New Castle, PA, Cranberry Township, PA and Hermitage, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Breast Lump along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Cowher's Office Locations

  1. 1
    300 Halket St Ste 2601, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 641-4274
  2. 2
    Neshannock Surgical Inc. PC
    26 Nesbitt Rd Ste 151, New Castle, PA 16105 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 347-4847
  3. 3
    8000 Cranberry Springs Dr Ste 2M600, Cranberry Township, PA 16066 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (412) 641-4274
  4. 4
    875 N Hermitage Rd Ste 4, Hermitage, PA 16148 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (724) 347-4847

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • UPMC Horizon - Greenville
  • UPMC Passavant - McCandless
  • Upmc Jameson

Experience & Treatment Frequency


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Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Breast Lump
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

Treatment frequency

Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Breast Lump
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Breast Cancer
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Biopsy of Breast
Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gynecologic Cancer
Hiatal Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Lobular Carcinoma
Male Breast Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vulvar Cancer
Breast Reduction
Excision of Breast Tumor
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Port Placements or Replacements
Puncture Aspiration
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    About Dr. Michael Cowher, MD

    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1669622734
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Northeast Ohio Medical University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Cowher has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Cowher has seen patients for Breast Lump, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Cowher on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    6 patients have reviewed Dr. Cowher. The overall rating for this provider is 4.3. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Cowher.

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