Sheldon Cowen
Sheldon J. Cowen, M.D.

Sheldon J. Cowen, M.D.

Sheldon J. Cowen, M.D.

Ophthalmology, Ophthalmology (Eye Center)

Clinical Interests / Special Procedures Performed

Cataract Surgery, Diabetic Retinopathy, Glaucoma, Keratotomy, Laser Surgery, LASIK, Pediatric Ophthalmology, Refractive Surgery

  • Accepting Children: Yes
  • Accepting New Patients: Yes
  • Accepting Medicare: Yes
  • Accepting Medicaid/DSHS: Yes
Payment Methods Accepted:

Bill Insurance, VISA, Master Card, Cash

Insurance Accepted:

AARP (American Assoc Retired Persons), Aetna Preferred, Carpenter's Trust, Cigna, Connecticut General, CoreSource, DSHS/Medicaid, First Health, First Choice (CIGNA), Great West Life (One Health Plan of WA), Healthy Options/Call PCP, John Alden, Kitsap County Medical, Labor & Industries, Medicare, Medical Eye Svcs of Washington, Mutual of Omaha, Northwest Administrators, Northwest Benefit Network, Options Healthcare, Pacificare of Washington, Molina, Retail Clerks, Secure Horizons, Skagit County Medical Bureau, Teamsters, Uniform Medical Plan (WA St Health), Washington Physician Services, Zenith Administrators, Champus/Tricare (Health Net Federal Services), One Health Plan of WA, Regence Blue Shield (All Product Lines), First Choice Health Plan - HMO, Premera Blue Cross/Health Plus, Premera Blue Cross/BHP (Basic Health Plan), Regence Selections Basic (Basic Health Plan), Regence Care (HMO), Regence Preferred, Regence Standard Indemnity, Regence Selections, Regence Traditional - Boeing, United Healthcare Preferred, Aetna/HMO-QPOS & US Access, Aetna/US Healthcare Pt. of Svc., First Choice Health Network, Guardian, Tricare Extra, Aetna Basic Health Plan, Aetna Preferred Prov. Org., Alliant, First Choice Preferred

Additional Information:

Internship: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, CA

Philosophy of Care

I provide the full spectrum of family eye care - from pediatrics to geriatrics. My practice includes diagnosis and treatment of all medical/surgical diseases involving the ocular system. I specialize in the most advanced techniques of laser and microsurgery of the eye. Consultations and general examinations are also provided through this office.

Medical School

University of Michigan, MI


University of Oregon, OR; Oregon Health Science University, OR

Board Certifications


Additional Information:

Internship: Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, CA


First Hill Eye Center
515 Minor Ave.
Suite 160
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 624-5288
Fax: (206) 628-4321
8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
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8:30 AM to 5:30 PM

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
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