Dr. Howard Katz, MD

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Specializes in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine • Male • Age 59

1190 N State St Ste 202
Jackson, MS 39202
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Dr. Katz's Experience

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Dr. Katz's Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Procedures Dr. Katz Performs

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Joint Drainage

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
1225 N State St
Jackson, MS 39202

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Gulf States Phys Medcn&Rehabltn
Gulf States Phys Medcn&Rehabltn
1190 N State St Ste 202
Jackson, MS 39202
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    Dr. Katz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    • Spinal Injury Medicine
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Joint Drainage
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    • Arthritis
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Autonomic Dysreflexia
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hand Conditions
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
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    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Thoracic Spine Pain
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    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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Graduated in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    Tufts New England Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Katz & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% 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. Katz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center where Dr. Katz has admitting privileges:

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Katz to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Katz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Katz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Gulf States Phys Medcn&Rehabltn
    1190 N State St Ste 202
    Jackson, MS 39202
    (601) 968-0894 (Office)
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