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Timothy P Lowney DO

Dr. Lowney is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and Boston College (MBA) certified in Family Medicine with over thirty years experience in general medicine. His background includes hospital, SNF and home care. His interest in home care, over the past fifteen years, has lead to the development and implementation of a house calls and transitional care program to prevent prolonged or unnecessary hospital stays, as his belief is home promotes health and healing. His scope of practice also includes general medicine, acute and chronic care management, minor surgery, joint injection, skin biopsy, suture laceration, spinal manipulation, and musculoskeletal pain management. As a board certified family physician he can treat pediatric, adults and geriatric patients.

Practice Location: Canton Primary Care Center

Practice Specialty: Family Medicine, Board Certified

Hospital Affiliation:   Norwood Hospital, Department of Family Medicine

Experience: Thirty years in community-based Family Practice setting including Hospital, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Care                                                and Outpatient Office.

Scope of Practice

Acute and Chronic Medical and Minor Surgical Conditions

  • Acute respiratory and bronchitis, and sinus infection.

  • High blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, and thyroid disorders.

  • Cardiac and pulmonary chronic disease, EKG, pulmonary function test, and oximetry in office.

  • Skin and nail infection and biopsy or removal of moles or ingrown nails, suture of skin laceration and other minor surgical procedures.

Musculoskeletal Pain Management

  • Back and joint pain

  • Spinal manipulation

  • Joint injection (Cortisone)

  • Trigger area injection (Chronic Muscle Pain)

  • Pain medication management

Annual Physical, Home Care and Transitional Care:

Dr. Lowney has special interest and 15 years experience in the medical management of patients in their home. He has developed and implemented a House Call Program for patients who can’t get into the office; Transitional Care Program, working with local VNA, and SNF to medically manage patient leaving the hospital through a stay at a skilled nursing facility and home (with Doctors and Nurse Practioners House Calls) until they are able to return to office care or outpatient services. These unique programs are designed to prevent hospitalization and/or rehospitalization. 

As a board certified Family Physician, Dr. Lowney is qualified to treat pediatric, adults and geriatric patients. 

Dr Lowney is accepting new patients!