Biography -- Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

LOWELL D. MEYERSON, D.O.

OFFICE ADDRESS AND PHONE: 7516 City Line Avenue
Suite #2
Philadelphia, PA 19151
215-877-3639
215-877-0860 (FAX)

Medical Arts Building
Suite G-02
50 East Township Line Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027
215-379-0444
215-663-1359 (FAX)
WEB-SITE: www.fannydoctor.com
DATE OF BIRTH: June 17, 1955
BIRTH PLACE: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PREMEDICAL EDUCATION: BA in Psychology - 1977
Albright College, Reading, PA
MEDICAL SCHOOL: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
DO Degree - 1981
INTERNSHIP: JFK Hospital, Turnersville, NJ
Chief Intern
7/l/8l - 6/30/82
RESIDENCY: Proctology Residency
7/26/82-2/26/84
Memorial General Hospital
Union, NJ 07083
LICENSURES: Pennsylvania
New Jersey
Florida
MEMBERSHIP ON
HOSPITAL STAFFS:
Albert Einstein Healthcare Network
Elkins Park, PA

Lankenau Hospital
Jefferson Health System
Wynnewood, PA

Jeanes Hospital
Temple University Health System
Philadelphia, PA

Holy Redeemer Ambulatory Center
Huntingdon Valley, PA
MEMBERSHIPS IN
MEDICAL SOCIETIES:
American Osteopathic Association
American Osteopathic College of Proctology
Pennsylvania Medical Society
Montgomery County Medical Society
American Osteopathic Society of Proctology
CERTIFICATION: Board Certified 3/30/92
American Osteopathic Board of Proctology - Certification #0177
PARTICIPATING HMO'S, PPO'S AND INSURANCES: Aetna
Blue Shield
Personal Choice
Keystone HPE
United Healthcare
Cigna
Medicare
Most Private Insurances
PATIENT AGE RANGES: Teens to Geriatric

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION OF PRACTICE: Dr. Meyerson is one of a very limited group of Board Certified Proctologists in Pennsylvania. His practice is dedicated to the diagnosis and state-of-the-art treatment of proctologic disorders. Dr. Meyerson has a conservative approach to treatment that employs simple office procedures to avoid hospital surgery whenever possible. Dr. Meyerson is well-versed in state-of-the-art techniques used to treat hemorrhoids, rectal pain, rectal itching, fissures, fistulas, colitis, colon polyps, irritable bowel syndrome, diarrhea, diverticulosis, constipation, pilonidal cysts, anal warts, colorectal bleeding, and other rectal/bowel discomforts.

PROCEDURES PERFORMED: Rubberband Ligation of hemorrhoids
Office Destruction of hemorrhoids
Hemorrhoidectomy, Anoscopy,
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy,
Colonoscopy/Polypectomy,
Treatment of Anal Warts,
Anorectal Laser Surgery,
Pilonidal Cystectomy,
Fissurectomy, Fistulectomy
PHILOSOPHY OF PRACTICE:

I try to be educational and informative. I want my patients to understand their problems and their treatment options. I am very conservative in my care. Most hemorrhoidal treatment is performed in the office. Most diagnostic endoscopy is performed in the office.

Fortunately, I have the ability to make people feel comfortable and relaxed. Preventative medicine is stressed.

COMMUNITY SERVICE:

As a public service, Dr. Meyerson is a frequent guest on area readio stations. One hour, call-in question/answer shows, such as WPEN 950 AM's "Ask The Doctor" and WPHT 1210 AM's "The Doctor Show".


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