Dr. Thomas Mcgowan

Family Medicine
Lindenhurst, IL
male

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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.

Family Medicine, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Illinois

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

1.0K Answers
453 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Lump: You should call your surgeon so he can see the incision to make sure healing well. Could be normal but could be infection or excessive bleeding. I’m ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Irregular beat: It may not “settle”. I would seek medical attention to have someone listen and do an EKG and labs. Some irregular beats are benign but no way for yo ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Stomach bug: For nausea you could try meclizine. Otherwise it is all about staying hydrated.
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Oct 21, 2014
Dr. McGowan always provides meaningful, easy to read and understand answers for patients here on HealthTap. In addition, he's a wonderful, supportive and caring person and we are all lucky to have him...Read More
Sep 6, 2014
Dr Thomas McGowen is a caring physician who goes above and beyond the call of duty to help his patients. I recommend him highly.
Aug 28, 2014
Dr, McGowan, is a thoughtful, caring guy with a vast fund of knowledge that Healthtap can now tap!
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This can't involve my guardian. Look I know how old I am. I came here for answers not to be scolded like a baby I have my mother for that. I didn't think it was a big deal. Hello this isn't the mafia...Read More
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Ive just seen a chiropractor for the first time and discovered the curve of my neck is completely backwards. Gathering info from all around to see if chiropractor is the best route for me. Thanks!
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for answering. I will take your advice and see a dermatologist. My overall health is not bad- no diabetes or meds. So I'll take your advice!Thank you!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Rush Medical College, IL
MD

Affiliations

American Academy of Family Physicians
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