Dr. Matthew Bowen, is a native of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. He attended medical school at Loyola University Chicago, and completed a residency in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery at Louisiana State University's Health Sciences Center - New Orleans. He began practicing in West Michigan in 2013.

Dr. Bowen has been involved in medical research studying a variety of problems of the head and neck, and has lectured at national meetings and published in several leading medical journals and textbooks. Selected bibliography:

  • Bowen MA, Tauzin M, Walvekar RR. Diagnositic and interventional sialendoscopy – a preliminary experience. Laryngoscope 2011; 121(2):299-303.
  • Mehta R, Klumpp ML, Spear SA, Bowen MA, Arriaga, MA, Ying YL. Subjective and objective findings in patients with true dehiscence versus thin bone over the superior semicircular canal. Otology and Neurotology 2015; 36(2) 289-94.
  • Walvekar RR, Bowen MA. Non-neoplastic diseases of the salivary glands. Bailey's Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology 5th Edition. 2014
  • Bowen MA, Weiss S. Nasal reconstruction in immunocompromised patients: a case report and review of the literature. Oral presentation – American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Annual Meeting.
  • Bowen MA, Walvekar, RR, Nuss DW. Lesions involving the clivus: a single institutional experience and review of the literature. Oral Presentation – North American Skull Base Society Annual Meeting.
  • Bowen MA, Shaitkin B, Walvekar RR. Diagnostic and interventional sialendoscopy – A preliminary experience. Oral Presentation – Triologic Society Meeting at Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meeting, 5/2010.
  • Bowen MA, Lal D, Stankiewicz JA. Polyp recurrence after endoscopic sinus surgery in patients with Samter’s Triad. Poster Presentation – American Rhinologic Society Annual Meeting 2010
  • Dr. Matthew Bowen, M.D., F.A.A.O.A.

    Office Locations: Norton Shores and Grand Haven

    I enjoy treating patients with complex
    and challenging conditions.

    Special Interests:
  • Ear surgery (tympanoplasty, ear tubes, mastoid surgery)
  • Bone Anchored Hearing Aids
  • Allergy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • In-office sinus procedures (balloon sinus dilation)
  • Septoplasty and surgery to improve nasal breathing
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Skin cancer and facial plastic reconstructive surgery surgery of the head and neck
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Salivary gland surgery
  • voice evaluation and voice surgery