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Branden J. Kowal, MD

Emergency Medicine
I bring compassion to emergency and acute care settings.


This provider is an independent provider, not an employee of North Memorial Health, who practices/provides services at some North Memorial Health locations.

Approach To Care

Dr. Kowal strives to bring compassionate care to emergency and acute care settings. He aims to bring light and comfort to what may be the darkest day of a person’s life.



  • Bachelor of Arts – Miami University of Ohio
  • Doctor of Medicine – University of Cincinnati


  • Emergency Medicine Residency – University of Pittsburgh


In his free time, Dr. Kowal enjoys spending time with his wife, Kate, and daughter, Evelyn. He also loves traveling, cooking, running, biking and swimming.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare