Dr. George Howard, MD

Dr. George Howard, MD

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Dr. George Howard, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Sterling Heights, MI and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.

44344 Dequindre Rd Ste 260

Sterling Heights, MI 48314

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Howard performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Purpura
very high
more than 99% of peers
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bleeding Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Howard's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

116  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Wm Beaumont Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Howard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Howard's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howard to family and friends
29 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Howard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Very helpful and friendly. Answers any questions you may have. Gave him a copy of my blood results and he noticed a problem with one of the items. Crittenton Lab said it was in the normal range. I knew it wasn't because I went through the same issue with another family member. He noticed it and...more
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I have been with Dr. Howard for 3 yrs now and he has been a blessing to me and my family as I have journeyed through Pancreatic Cancer. He is a very caring and professional doctor whom I would, and have recommended highly.
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He has an anger problem and can twist information when a mistake was made as a way to cover it up. This scares me. Everyone makes mistakes but it the cover up that will get them into trouble. He is probably a competent physician but no physician should yell at a patient at any time particularly...more
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The kindest, most compassionate Oncologist we came across. My wife's cancer was incurable and aggressive. But with Dr. Howards help, we got many more moths together than we should have had. Months that made a huge difference for my entire family. God bless George Howard
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Dr. Howard does not take the time to explain your diagnosis. does not seem to care about your best interest.
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