Physicians certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM) have the knowledge and skills to provide prevention, screening, intervention and treatment related to substance use disorders and addictions. These addictions can be alcohol, tobacco or other drugs, including illicit drugs and prescription medications. The ABAM certificate signifies excellence in the practice of Addiction Medicine. It demonstrates that a physician has met vigorous standards through intensive study, assessment and evaluation, and assures the public that a physician has the knowledge, experience and skills to provide high quality patient care.
Dr. Edward Kowlowitz, MD has been a practicing physician who specializes in pain treatment for over 20 years. He holds a current medical license from the Medical Licensing Board of Indiana as well as many other impressive medical credentials. These include Board Certification from the American Board of Anesthesiology with added qualifications in Pain Management and Pain Medicine, American Board of Pain Medicine, American Academy of Pain Management and, most recently, the American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM).