Dr. George Howard III, MD

Dr. George Howard III, MD

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Internal Medicine  ·  
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66 y/o
(9)

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Dr. George Howard III, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Baton Rouge, LA and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

Ochsner Health Center - Central

11424 Sullivan Rd

Baton Rouge, LA 70818
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network

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Dr. Howard III's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Howard III "Dr. Howard graduated from the Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and earned his medical degree from Tulane University Medical School in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Gastroenterology at Tulane University Medical School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Howard is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and joined the staff in December 2005. Dr. Howard's expertise is in the area of general gastroenterology and his special medical interests include Biliary Disease and IBD."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Howard III does not have any board certifications listed.

186  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cancer Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Tulane University Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Howard III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Howard III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Howard III's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howard III to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

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Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Howard III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Hour late to our appointment and ridiculed me while discussing my treatment options.
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Dr Howard was very thorough. He spent a great deal of time getting history and equal amount giving information. His bedside manner was pleasing and friendly. He really cared. Took me by surprise since most dr patient experiences I've had lately are none of the above. His nurse was outstanding...more
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