Craig Dowden, MD

     Dr. Craig Dowden joined Family Practice Associates in 2008. He grew up in Bossier City, Louisiana, and later attended Troy State University where he played baseball and received his undergraduate degree in 2000. He obtained his medical degree from Louisiana State University Shreveport in 2005 and completed his residency at Bayfront Medical Center in St. Petersburg, Florida. He is a member of the Baldwin County Medical Society and the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Dowden is board certified in Family Medicine and is Hospice Medical Director - Certified. Dr. Dowden has privileges at Thomas Hospital and still follows his patients admitted to the hospital.

     He is actively involved in his community and serves as the Medical Director for Comfort Care Hospice and is a Thomas Hospital Foundation's Future Founders member. The Future Founders is a group of community leaders which help Thomas Hospital provide state-of-the-art healthcare to Baldwin County and surrounding areas.

     Craig and his wife, Amy along with their 3 daughters are members of Fairhope United Methodist Church. When not practicing medicine, he enjoys golf, tennis, and spending time with his family.

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