Dr. Howard Caplan, MD

Dr. Howard Caplan, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
Dr. Howard Caplan, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Exton, PA and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery.

491 John Young Way Ste 320

Exton, PA 19341

Contact Information

(610) 280-6005

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 4 More

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Dr. Caplan's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Trigger Finger Release

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Hospital Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Hospital Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jefferson University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caplan's Reviews

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4 total reviews

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Dr. Caplan's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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