Skip to Content

Visitor Restrictions

VISITOR RESTRICTIONS: To help control the spread of respiratory illnesses such as COVID-19, no visitors are allowed at Cone Health hospitals, cancer centers, outpatient clinics and practices, with limited exceptions. Learn more.

Online Assessment | How You Can Help | COVID-19 Info

Return to Provider Search Results

Samuel G. McDowell
Cone Health Medical Group

Samuel G. McDowell, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Cardiology,
  • Non-Invasive Cardiology
Patient Rating
4.82/5 (Based on 148 Reviews)
Read Comments Learn More


Samuel G. McDowell, MD, FACC, has practiced cardiology in Rockingham County and surrounding areas since 2002. With Cone Health Medical Group (CHMG) HeartCare and its predecessors, he has served in various cardiology group leadership roles over the years, including the cardiology executive and operations committees

Board certified in cardiovascular disease and echocardiography, he provides consultative diagnostic cardiology services and a broad spectrum of ongoing cardiovascular disease management. In addition to expertise in echocardiography, he also provides non-invasive nuclear myocardial stress imaging and diagnostic cardiac rhythm monitoring.

Married with a daughter, he enjoys traveling to learn about the world with his family. A classically trained musician, he enjoys playing the piano. An avid runner, he has completed two marathons and several half marathons over the years.

“It is a privilege to be part of a longstanding program focused on providing high quality cardiac care. I have also found it rewarding to see such significant growth in our practice and its impact on the region. I look forward to helping this trend continue.” – Samuel G. McDowell, MD, FACC

Areas of Interest

Areas of interest include transthoracic echocardiography, transesophageal echocardiography and nuclear cardiology.



Medical School

Medical University of South Carolina


Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine


Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
  • American Society of Echocardiography

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Echocardiography


Provider Review Comments

February 21, 2020
I've always liked Dr. McDowell he listens talks and has concerns when needed. Staff is very friendly..
February 20, 2020
*Dr. McDowell is always a joy to see.
February 19, 2020
Doc was knowledgeable & provided thoughts on evaluation and tests that we thought was best.
February 09, 2020
Dr. McDowell is a fantastic physician. Always listens carefully, personable, informed, easy to talk to. Highly recommend him.
January 23, 2020
My care provider was good.
January 16, 2020
January 15, 2020
I was very pleased with the time frame for getting an appt. The staff & physician was amazing.
January 15, 2020
January 12, 2020
January 09, 2020
Dr. McDowell is excellent and an asset to the medical profession. He is calm and self assured. You are so lucky to have him in your organization. He saved my life and i will always be grateful.
January 09, 2020
January 07, 2020
December 27, 2019
Very good attention.
December 27, 2019
December 23, 2019
I have confidence in Dr. McDowell
Read More Comments