Robert E. Bowen, MD, FCCP, FASLMS
Dr. Bowen graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine, completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Virginia, and fellowships in Critical Care and Pulmonary Medicine at West Virginia University. He has been in private practice in Martinsburg since 1984. Currently, he is a Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Co-Director of the Internal Medicine clerkship at WVU Medical School, Eastern Division.
Dr. Bowen is one of the first physicians in the United States to be Fellowship trained in Aesthetic Medicine. This fellowship, The Aesthetic Anti-Aging Fellowship of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M), provides comprehensive, expert, and hands-on training in aesthetic medicine techniques. Dr. Bowen is trained in cosmetic BOTOX and Dysport injection, dermal fillers and facial sculpting, laser and light treatments, vein therapy, chemical peels, medical-grade skin care, and body contouring.
The A4M fellowship program is accredited by the University of South Florida College of Medicine and the Ageless Aesthetic Institute. (See www.worldhealth.net and also www.agelessaestheticinstitute.com)
Dr. Bowen is board certified in cosmetic laser surgery by the American Board of Laser Surgery. He is also a Fellow in the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery (ASLMS), an organization providing important world-wide leadership in laser research, education, technology, and clinical knowledge.
Dr. Bowen has helped educate and train other physicians from all over the United States and several foreign countries in aesthetic procedures, including plastic surgeons and dermatologists.
Dr. Bowen is also a member of the American Cosmetic Cellular Medicine Association (ACCMA), a group of scientists, physicians, and nurse-practitioners that work together to discover and become experts at the best uses of cell biology to improve health and beauty through methods such as stem cells, peptides glycosaminoglycans, retinoic acid, platelet rich fibrin matrix, and hormones.
Personally, Dr. Bowen has actively used positive aging principles in his career as a sprinter and track coach. He has competed around the world and has worked with world class athletes and the coaches at UCLA and Auburn Universities. He is a former national and world champion in distances from 100-400 meters and is the current world record holder in the 4x100 meter and 4x200 meter relay for men over 50.
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Want to know more about many of the services provided by Dr. Bowen at The Center for Positive Aging? Peruse our video library as Dr. Bowen sits down with WHAG for discussion on Medical Corner.
"I love my new results. I feel attractive and young again. My family loves the results, and they see me happier too! I can run after my granddaughter again."- Patsy B., Martinsburg, WV
"I lost a total of 30 lbs in 6 weeks. The program was easy to follow and I never felt hungry. This was the easiest diet I have ever tried and accomplished.The HCG program has helped me over a huge hurdle in the 'weight loss' experience and now with the healthiest choices and exercise, I can be the person I've always wanted to get back to being."- Recent Patient, HCG TrimYou Medical Weight Loss
"Everyone was very professional and nice. I felt like part of the family. Dr. Bowen is wonderful. [I did] not feel pressured at all."- V.R., Martinsburg, WV