Rick Bowles, DO
"I am always there for my patients and use the best medical information available to treat them."
To schedule an appointment, you can visit www.PacMed.org, or call (425) 227-3700 .
Education: A.T. Still University of Health Sciences, Kirksville, MO
Training: Internship: Eisenhower Hospital, Colorado Springs, CO
Residency: Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR
Four years with U.S. Public Health Services
Certification: American Board of Family Practice
Medical Interests: Emergency medicine, travel medicine
Personal Interests: Piano, close up magic
Languages Spoken: English
More information about Rick Bowles, DO:
Dr. Bowles has been recognized by the NCQA:
Patient Centered Home Recognition Program
NCQA's Diabetes Recognition Program
Dr. Bowles was featured on a Q13 health segment on the norovirus. You can see the video below.
Dr. Bowles was interviewed by the Seattle Times regarding the current heat wave. Click here to read the article.
Dr. Bowles was quoted in a Thurston Talk article, "Pacific Medical Center’s Advice for the Outdoors" about summertime safety tips here.
Dr. Bowles was featured on a Q13 health segment on prescribing opioids for pain. You can see the video below.
Dr. Bowles was quoted in Q13's article, "Doctors Debate Tamiflu's Healing Effects," here.
Dr. Bowles was consulted on a Q13 health segment on flu symptoms and the relative benefits of Tamiflu. You can see the video below.
You can read Dr. Bowles' article, "Countering Childhood Obesity with Healthy Habits," here.
Dr. Bowles proudly participates in Reach Out and Read, a program that gives new books to children and advice to parents about the importance of reading aloud. Please click here for more information about Reach Out and Read.