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Dr. Wilbur Bowne, MD

Surgical Oncology
4.8 (106)
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Wilbur Bowne, MD is a Surgical Oncology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Surgical Oncology, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University Hospital of Brooklyn-SUNY Downstate Medical Center and is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Abington Hospital.

Dr. Bowne works at Academic Surgical Associates in Philadelphia, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Peritoneal Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Locations

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    Jefferson Surgical Associates
    1100 Walnut St Fl 5, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions

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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.
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Axillary Lymph Node Dissection Chevron Icon
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Biliary Atresia Chevron Icon
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Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance Chevron Icon
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Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia Chevron Icon
Duodenal Polypectomy Chevron Icon
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration Chevron Icon
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Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy) Chevron Icon
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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer Chevron Icon
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open Chevron Icon
Gastrectomy Chevron Icon
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open Chevron Icon
Gastrotomy Chevron Icon
Gynecologic Cancer Chevron Icon
Hemorrhoids Chevron Icon
Hepatectomy Chevron Icon
Hiatal Hernia Chevron Icon
Hidradenitis Chevron Icon
Ileus Chevron Icon
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Laparotomy Chevron Icon
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Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair Chevron Icon
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Open Tumor Ablation, Liver Chevron Icon
Ovarian Cancer Chevron Icon
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure) Chevron Icon
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Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm Chevron Icon
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection Chevron Icon
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Pyloric Stenosis Chevron Icon
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) Chevron Icon
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure Chevron Icon
Soft Tissue Sarcoma Chevron Icon
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal Chevron Icon
Splenectomy Chevron Icon
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Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer Chevron Icon
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Thoracentesis Chevron Icon
Thyroid Lobectomy Chevron Icon
Thyroid Nodule Chevron Icon
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy Chevron Icon
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Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines Chevron Icon
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    • Ambetter
    • Amerihealth
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Consumer Health Network
    • CorVel
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    • Keystone Health Plan East
    • QualCare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Worker's Compensation

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.8
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    Based on 106 ratings
    Patient Ratings (106)
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
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    Oct 28, 2022
    Excellent care
    Helen Yoo — Oct 28, 2022
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    About Dr. Wilbur Bowne, MD

    Specialties
    • Surgical Oncology
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
    Years of Experience
    Years of experience represents how long a provider has been practicing in their field since graduating from medical school. Not all providers will have this information available.

    Languages Spoken
    • English, French and Spanish
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1790762516
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • City University of New York
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Boston Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Boston Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University Hospital of Brooklyn-SUNY Downstate Medical Center
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
    What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

    A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    • Jefferson Abington Hospital

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Wilbur Bowne, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Bowne is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Bowne has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Bowne accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey and UnitedHealthCare, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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

    Dr. Bowne works at Academic Surgical Associates in Philadelphia, PA. View the full address on Dr. Bowne’s profile.

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

    106 patients have reviewed Dr. Bowne. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Bowne.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Bowne, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Bowne appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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