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Specializes in Thoracic Surgery • Male • Age 52

2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Dr. Howington's Experience


  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pleural Biopsy
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thymectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Thymomas

Background Check for Dr. Howington

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Residency Hospital

University Of Missouri Kansas City
Complete in 1994

Fellowship Hospital

Vanderbilt University
Complete in 1997

Languages Spoken by Dr. Howington & Staff

  • English

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