Michelle Cowan, MD, FACS

Specializes In
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery


Sees Patients For

Anal cancer, carcinomatosis, colon cancer, colon polyps, rectal cancer, constipation, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, fecal incontinence, fissures, hemorrhoids, peritoneal surface disease, pelvic floor disorders, pilonidal cysts, rectal prolapse, ulcerative colitis

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital


Board Certifications

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor of Surgery

Publications & Research

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Fellowship: Colon and Rectal Surgery

2015 Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Residency: General Surgery

2014 University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Medical Degree

2007 Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA

Master's Degree: Graduate Immunology Curriculum

2003 National Institutes of Health - Foundation for Advanced Education, Bethesda, MD

Bachelor of Science: Biology

2000 The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC