Robert A Cowles MD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Pediatrics) and of Organization Department

Specialties & Subspecialties

Pediatric Surgery

Surgery: Pediatric Surgery

Education & Training

  • M.D., Temple University School of Medicine (1995)
  • Residency, University of Michigan , General Surgery  (1995 - 1998)
  • Research Fellowship, University of Michigan , Surgery  (1998 - 2000)
  • Residency, University of Michigan , General Surgery  (2000 - 2002)
  • Clinical Fellowship, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons , Pediatric Surgery  (2002 - 2004)

Patient Care

Accepts New Patients? Yes | Patient Type: Child | Accepts referrals from patients


Clinical Interests

Short Gut Syndrome, Aerodigestive disorders, Esophageal atresia, Esophageal Replacement and Reconstruction, Complex Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), Biliary disease (biliary atresia, choledochal cyst), Pancreatic disorders


Cancers Treated

Chest Wall Tumors, Liver, Mediastinal Tumors, Pancreas, Pediatric, Renal, Sarcoma


Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Surgery, Board Certified (2006)

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