Dr. Howard Busch, DO

Dr. Howard Busch, DO

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(50)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Busch, DO is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Jupiter, FL. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

1025 Military Trl Ste 200

Jupiter, FL 33458

Contact Information

(561) 747-1987

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cryoglobulinemia
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • New York College Of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute Of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Metro Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Norwalk Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • UMDNJ
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Busch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Busch's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Busch to family and friends
2.7
based on 50 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (26)

Dr. Busch'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 (14)

Staff does not care - dr recommended a medication but staff has to complete ONE form but it has been 4 weeks and they still have not completed the form so not able to get the medicine. Why prescribe a medicine if staff can NOT complete the form? Go somewhere else where the staff and doctors...more
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West Palm Beach, FL |
I just visited the Southern Blvd office after having been to the Jupiter location before. I continue to see Dr. Busch because he is a great doctor, but my experience at Southern Blvd was a game changer. The staff was actually friendly, the feeling in the office was great! a young lady named Daisy...more
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West Palm Beach, FL |
Very rude after I disagreed with results of test was negative but he still Diagnosed me without facts or results. He runs blood work and repeats same tests. All negative.
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in West Palm Beach, FL |
Dr bush was unable to Diagnose acute joint pain so gave gave steroids instead of pain medication. He did not recommend neurologist until it was too late. Strongly do not recommend him to anyone who is sick.
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in Wellington, FL |
Dr. Busch is professional, thorough and took the time to explain everything to me. I would recommend him as a doctor. It did take me a month to see him for an initial visit and when I followed up to get test results for another doctor, I never heard from anyone. Upon visiting the office, I had to...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Busch accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Select
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Busch has admitting privileges

Good Samaritan Medical Center
1309 N Flagler Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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Jupiter Medical Center
1210 S Old Dixie Hwy
Jupiter, FL 33458
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Martin Medical Center
200 SE Hospital Ave
Stuart, FL 34994
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