Dr. M Patricia Howson, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Female • Age 64

1150 Veterans Blvd
Redwood City, CA 94063
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    Dr. Howson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

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    • Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    McGill University Faculty of Medicine
    Graduated in 1977

    Internship Hospital

    Royal Columbian Hospital
    Complete in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    McGill University
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University Med Center
    Complete in 1987

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Howson & Staff

    • English
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    1150 Veterans Blvd
    Redwood City, CA 94063
    (650) 299-2000 (Office)
    (650) 299-3566 (Fax)
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    Under 10 minutes
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