3050 Business Park Circle Suite 101
Goodlettsville, TN 37072



Dr. Cowden

Dr. Robert W. Cowden grew up in Mobile, Alabama where his father and grandfather as well as a great-grandfather were respected doctors. Except for a year living in Canada while his father completed a cardiology fellowship in Montreal he has lived his life entirely in the South.

He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama School of Medicine and then completed surgical training at Tulane University in New Orleans where he trained at Charity Hospital Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital and the Oschner Clinic.

Board Certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery, he is a Member of the American Medical Association.

Additionally, Dr. Cowden has received special advanced training and certification in the microsurgery of cochlear implants. He has had further training in endoscopic sinus surgery and sleep apnea surgery.

He has served as chief of the Department of Surgery of Hendersonville Medical Center. He has also been a member of their Medical Executive Committee and Board of Trustees. He is a past president of the Nashville Academy of Otolaryngology.