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Specializes in Cardiovascular Surgery • Male • Age 66

1 Mercy Ln Ste 201
Hot Springs, AR 71913
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Dr. Howe's Offices

CHI St. Vincent Urology
CHI St. Vincent Urology
1 Mercy Ln Ste 201
Hot Springs, AR 71913
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Dr. Howe's Experience

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Dr. Howe's Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery

Procedures Dr. Howe Performs

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
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CHI St. Vincent Hot Springs
300 Werner St
Hot Springs, AR 71913

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Howe accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
    A
    CHI St. Vincent Urology
    1 Mercy Ln Ste 201
    Hot Springs, AR 71913
    (501) 781-2412
    Contact Information
    (501) 609-2229 (Office)
    (501) 321-9689 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Howe's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiovascular Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Heart Defect Repair
    • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Empyema
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Howe

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Graduated in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    Alton Ochsner Med Fndn
    Fairview University Med Center
    University Hospital Of Arkansas
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Howe & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Howe's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Howe

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    Dr. Howe's Office & Staff

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Howe

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.3 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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