Dr. Howard Epps, MD

Dr. Howard Epps, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 53 years old

Texas Children Orthopedics/Sgy
6701 Fannin St Fl 8
Houston, TX 77030 Get Directions
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Dr. Epps specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Houston, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Education

  • Medical School
    Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Internship Hospital
    Massachusetts General Hospital

    Completed in 1990

  • Residency Hospital
    Harvard/Mass Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1995

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Hospital For Sick Chldn

    Completed in 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment