Dr. Curtis Edward Bower MD Surgeon

Dr. Curtis Bower is a surgeon in Greenville, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Veterans Affairs Medical Center-Lexington and Vidant Chowan Hospital. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 13 doctors at Veterans Affairs Medical Center-Lexington and one of 3 at Vidant Chowan Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Aesthetic medicine, Complex laparoscopic and open hernia repair, Hernia, Laparoscopy/laparoscopic surgery, Minimally invasive surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Single Incision Laparoscopy, Varicose Veins

Education & Medical Training

Pitt County Memorial Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 2000–2006

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 8 years in Surgery

VA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

KY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Doxycycline administration improves fascial interface in hernia repair.
Tharappel, J. C.,Bower, C. E.,Whittington Harris, J.,Ramineni, S. K.,Puleo, D. A.,Roth, J. S.

Economics of abdominal wall reconstruction.
Bower, C.,Roth, J. S.

Single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy: a cost comparison.
Love, K. M., Durham, C. A., Meara, M. P., Mays, A. C., Bower, C. E.

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