Dr. Howard Schmidt, MD

Dr. Howard Schmidt, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Howard Schmidt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Texarkana, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery.

1920 Galleria Oaks Dr

Texarkana, TX 75503

Contact Information

(903) 792-6114

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 76% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 62% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Schmidt'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.

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schmidt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schmidt's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schmidt to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

Dr. Schmidt's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Schmidt introduced himself after a night in the Christus St Michael ER. I had a hernia in the walled-off portion of my stomach as a result of a reux en y gastric bypass 20+ years earlier. My intestine would push through the tear, becoming strangled. **though Dr Schmidt said that I wasn't...more
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