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Nick G. Cowan, MD
Urology
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise

Dr. Cowan specializes in kidney transplant, kidney cancer, kidney stones, laparoscopic and robotic surgery.

Curriculum Vitae
Nick G. Cowan, MD

Personal Information
Dr. Cowan enjoys surfing, skiing and backpacking.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Urology, Kidney Cancer, Kidney Stones, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Urologic Cancer, Nephrology
Board Certifications
American Urologic Association
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Va., 2009
Internship
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 2010
Residency
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, 2015
Fellowships
University of California Los Angeles, 2017
Professional Activities and Awards

Urology Residency Program Director
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
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
Fantastic
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
I cannot say enough good things about *Dr. Cowan. He is thoughtful, thorough, clear & shows a sincere and genuine interest in my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr. Cowan has always been good at explaining the situation and the options I have for treatment.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Cowan is very easy to talk to and work with...
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Cowan is a wonderful doctor because he is a wonderful human being
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
I've made several recommendations to friends already. *Dr. Cowan is an exceptional physician/surgeon.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
Dr. Cowan was very knowledgeable and explained options in a language that the layman could understand. His bedside manner was excellent.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
*Dr. Cowan was very informative and patient.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
Dr. Cowan took the time to look through my records to see other treatment I had received at VM for my issue