Dr. Jimmy Bowen

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Cape Girardeau, MO
33 years experience male

Locations

Office

Cape Girardeau, MO

Address

48 Doctors Park, Cape Girardeau, MO
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Great West PPO

Alliance Health

Anthem BC Life & Health Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Missouri

Cigna

Coventry Health Care

CHAMPUS

Missouri HealthNet

Tricare

About

Bio

Former specialty leader and consultant to the Surgeon General of the US Navy. Retired from the Navy after 24 years of active service. Started in practice in Cape Girardeau in 2007. Former team physician at United States Naval Academy. Current team physician for Southeast Missouri State University. Certified Strength and Conditoning Specialist. Author/Editor of the "Hip in Primary Care and Sports Medicine".

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Pain Management

Sports Medicine

Licenses

United States: Missouri

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

1.1K Answers
5.5K Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A female asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Knee Injury: Absolutely! The lower extremity acts as a unit. A movement group called a kinetic chain. Muscles and tendons go from buttock and hip to knee. Muscles ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Recurrent knee pain: This is not a question it is a statement. I assume the question is why does it hurt again. Much more information needed to answer this. New injury? Hi ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jimmy Bowen
33 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Exercise: Tai Chi, Yoga and active meditation can help physically as well as psychologically.
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Testimonials
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Mar 23, 2013
Dr Bown is a Sports/ Physical Medicine virtuoso. He provides an exellent public service to Healthtap readers. His responses are informative, interesting and understandable. I learn from him. I recom...Read More
Sep 18, 2013
I highly recommend Dr. Bowen. He provides a unique perspective to Healthtap with his clinical background. His answers are accurate, empathic and can be trusted for their accuracy. Thank you, Dr. Bowen...Read More
Aug 25, 2013
Dr. Bowen is well respected in the Physical medicine and Rehab field. He is careful and detailed in his answers to questions. As a neurosurgeon, I find his insights/experience in concussion valuable.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you so for giving me an answer I otherwise would have waited to get until Monday. If it is a lateral ligament should I be using it?
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i have no money on my card left could you please contact me via email me my fiance and my family are in dire need of help [email protected]
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helpful! Im not used to doing jumping exercises so maybe thats why im having this new pain. Its not even the ankle that i broke in the past!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri - Columbia School of Medicine
Graduated 1987MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1987MD

Residency

Mayo Clinic Minnesota

Residency

MAYO CLINIC

Awards

Assistant Professor

Affiliations

Southeast missouri hospital
St francis medical center
Orthopaedic Assocs Southeast
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