Dr. Howard Grossbard, MD

Dr. Howard Grossbard, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 71
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Dr. Howard Grossbard, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Venice, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1973 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1041 Ridgewood Ave

Venice, FL 34285

Contact Information

(941) 484-6353

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Grossbard'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

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Boston University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Boston University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Stamford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Boston Va Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Grossbard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grossbard's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grossbard to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Grossbard's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He told me that the reason for my rectal bleeding, abdominal pain, distended abdomen was due to taking Xanax. Gave no medication or treatment of any kind. In following up with another Dr it turns out I had Crohn’s disease, Gastro paresis and gets. He is a menace to the health industry!
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Neglected to tell me I had precancerous polyps and told me to come back in 3 years. 3 years later I go back for another colonoscopy and I have a malignant tumor in my colon.
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the results of my colonoscopy were not fully explained to me. I was told I only had a small amount of diverticulosis. Subsequent doctor in NY viewed the results and told me the results showed several places of diverticulosis, therefore my continued discomfort. Grossbard also told me to be sure to...more
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