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Nick G. Cowan, MD
4.7 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise
Dr. Cowan specializes in kidney transplant, kidney cancer, kidney stones and vasectomy/vasectomy reversal.
Personal Information
Dr. Cowan enjoys surfing, skiing and backpacking.
Clinical Experience
Urology, Kidney Cancer, Kidney Stones, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Urologic Cancer
Board Certifications
American Urologic Association, board eligible
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Education and Professional Achievements
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Va., 2009
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 2010
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 2015
University of California Los Angeles, 2017
Professional Activities and Awards
Resident Scholarship Fund Award, American Urologic Society Western Section
Rose Award recipient for outstanding service, Oregon Health & Science University
Summer Research Grant recipient, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Gates Research Scholar, University of Washington
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Would recommend provider
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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May 2018
Dr Cowen took significant time reviewing my history and images with me.
April 2018
Nice guy, seems well trained good rapport quickly established.
March 2018
*Dr. Cowan was thorough in his explanations regarding my condition & follow-up CT. I felt comfortable asking questions, & felt he was interested in my well-being. I appreciate the very fine care I have received from *Dr. Cowan, before, during & after surgery.
February 2018
As stated earlier - Dr. N. Cowan is an excellent doctor and I would highly recommend him.
January 2018
Accepted very well, dr. explanation.
January 2018
Very impressed w/appt. w/dr.
November 2017
Dr. Cowan and his staff were very responsive, friendly, and interested that I had all of my questions answered. Nice job!
November 2017
This was my first visit with Dr. Cowan. He was professional, friendly and address my concerns. I feel confident having him as my doctor.