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John B McGowan, MD

John B McGowan, MD

Neurological Surgery
Brad McGowan, MD, received his medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He went on to complete his internship in general surgery at Northwestern University in Chicago, Il. He returned to Dallas to complete his neurological surgery residency at UT Southwestern. During his residency, Dr. McGowan spent additional time focusing on tumors of the brain and spinal cord, along with complex spinal instrumentation and reconstruction. Additionally, Dr. McGowan received comprehensive training in the treatment of intracranial aneurysms. Dr. McGowan joined Dallas Brain, Spine, and Skull Base Surgery in July of 2011 to provide general neurosurgery services. He lives in Dallas with his wife, Dr. Mie Mie Sohn, an OB/Gyn at Medical City. They have two daughters, Sophie and Amelia.
Care Philosophy

We believe in customized care and a team approach to medicine with attention to careful selection of the least invasive and most effective form of treatment for each patient.

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Acoustic Neuromas

Brain Tumors

Cervical Spine Surgery

Chiari Malformation

Endoscopic and Skull Based Surgery

Epilepsy Surgery

Intracranial Hemorrhage

Minimally Invasive Decompression and Fusion of Thoracic and Lumbar Spine

Pituitary Surgery

Spinal Cord Tumors

Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Trigeminal Neuralgia


Texas TRUE Choice - Multiplan

Texas Health Network

Select Care of Texas

United Healthcare HMO

Superior Healthcare of Texas

Rockport Healthcare Group

Parkland Community Health Plan

Molina Healthcare of Texas, Inc. - Medicaid

National Healthcare Solutions

National Choice Care

Managed Care Programs

Independent Medical Systems

Humana - Military Services

Great Western


Employer Health Network

Fidelis SecureCare

Coastal Comp Health Networks

Cooks Children's



First Health

Beech Street


Private Healthcare Systems - PHCS - Multiplan

PPO Next


Principal Life Insurance

Universal Health Care Inc.

Coventry Health Care Plans



Coventry One

Back Pain

Back Surgeon

Head and Neck Surgery

Minimally-Invasive Surgery


Spine Pain Evaluation and Treatment

Spine Surgeon

Spine Surgery