Dr. Howard Dear, MD

Cardiology  |  
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Age 78
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Dr. Howard Dear, MD
Dr. Howard Dear, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Jackson, MS. He is 78 years old and has been practicing for 53 years.

5903 Ridgewood Rd Ste 230

Jackson, MS 39211

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Dr. Howard Dear, MD

Dr. Howard Dear, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Retired
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Dr. Dear's Experience

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Dr. Dear's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
19

Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
8

Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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

  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Ala Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1970

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dear has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dear's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dear to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Dear's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Dear accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.