Dr. Austin A. Howard Jr, MD

Dr. Austin A. Howard Jr, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/silhouettes/silhouette-male_w120h160_v1.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Austin A. Howard Jr, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 61

OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Howard Jr:

1

Dr. Howard Jr's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Lackey Memorial Hospital
330 North Broad Street
Forest, MS 39074
Laird Hospital
25117 Highway 15
Union, MS 39365

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Howard Jr

Have you recently visited Dr. Howard Jr?

Be the first to evaluate Dr. Howard Jr by taking our Patient Satisfaction Survey.


Your feedback will help other patients make informed decisions, and let the doctor know how he's doing.

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Forest Family Practice
Forest Family Practice
1 Medical Ln
Forest, MS 39074
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Directions to Dr. Howard Jr's Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Family Medicine
Dr. William P. Howard, MD
Family Medicine
Same location as Dr. Howard Jr
Dr. William M. Lewis, MD
Family Medicine
Same location as Dr. Howard Jr
Dr. Marion Sorrels, DO
Family Medicine
0.66 miles away
Dr. Rebekah W. Moulder, MD
Family Medicine
37.07 miles away
Dr. Todd H. Perkins, MD
Family Medicine
35.27 miles away
Dr. Diane A. Ferguson, MD
Family Medicine
38.41 miles away
Dr. Scott M. Kelly, MD
Family Medicine
33.83 miles away
Dr. Carrie R. Nash, DO
Family Medicine
31.71 miles away
Dr. Cynthia E. Allen, MD
Family Medicine
36.38 miles away
Dr. Timothy M. Quinn, MD
Family Medicine
37.02 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Howard Jr's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    1

    Procedures Dr. Howard Jr Performs

    Dr. Howard Jr does not have any procedures listed. If you are Dr. Howard Jr and would like to add procedures you perform, please update your free profile.

    2

    Conditions Dr. Howard Jr Treats

    Dr. Howard Jr does not have any conditions listed. If you are Dr. Howard Jr and would like to add conditions you treat, please update your free profile.

    3

    Background Check for Dr. Howard Jr

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 2013

    Residency Hospital

    U Med Ctr
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Howard Jr & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Howard Jr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Howard Jr has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 2
    • Lackey Memorial Hospital

    • Laird Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Howard Jr

     

    Healthgrades will keep your survey responses completely confidential. Your provider will not know you are completing this survey. Privacy Policy.

    Additionally, to maintain the validity of the survey, we only accept surveys from patients or family members of patients. By completing this survey, you are acknowledging that you or a family member has been a patient of Dr. Howard Jr.

    Dr. Howard Jr's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Howard Jr
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howard Jr to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
  4. Recommended Reading

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Howard Jr accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Howard Jr before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Emblem Health
    • GEHA
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Pyramid Life
    • State Farm
    More
    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    Forest Family Practice
    1 Medical Ln
    Forest, MS 39074
    (601) 469-4861 (Office)
    Loading map. Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

  5. How was your experience with Dr. Howard Jr?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how he's doing

    Be the First to Fill Out a Survey About Dr. Howard Jr

    Your participation is kept confidential. Dr. Howard Jr and his staff will not know that you took the survey or the identity of any survey participants. By completing the survey, you acknowledge that you or a family member is or has been a patient of the provider. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.
    Dr. Howard Jr's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Howard Jr
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howard Jr to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
Close | Delete Cookie | | Show Render Tools | Debug Home
Placement Content Ajax: No Ajax Call
Layout: Sponsor: Sponsor Found: Facility: Practice: Office: RenderDartTag:
Set Codes   Sponsor:     Facility:    
Placements on Page With No Data All Placements With Data From Matrix
Placements on Page With Data
Close | Delete Cookie | Show Render Tools | PDC Debugger | Content Locator | Debug Home | Cache | Cookies | Hide Ads | Show Basic V2 | No JS Compress | No CSS Compress | Show information logging | Highlight MBoxes | Omniture Debugger | Optimus Test Harness | All specialties | Rolledup Specialties | Practicing Specialties | Show PSR Score