Dr. Howard Hurd II, MD

Dr. Howard Hurd II, MD

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Age 73
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Dr. Howard Hurd II, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lubbock, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1973 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

4515 Marsha Sharp Fwy

Lubbock, TX 79407

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • FirstCare Health Plans
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest Pain
high
more than 86% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 82% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Hurd II'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.

8  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Adult Cardiology
  • Cardio-Oncology
  • Clinical Cardiology
  • Geriatric Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Preventive Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Southern Methodist University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hurd II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hurd II's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hurd II to family and friends
6 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Hurd II'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

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Hurd is the most quietly competent physician I have ever known.
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Dr. Hurd is very knowledgeable about his profession would recommend him to anyone.
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Not only do I refer family and friends to Dr. Hurd, I would refer everyone. Dr. Hurd is incredibly intelligent and thorough. He is kind, and he knows how to get good results. Very few doctors, if any at all, deserve a 5-star rating. I would give Dr. Hurd SIX if that were an option.
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He is very caring, listens to patient complaints/symptoms. He is very knowledgeable
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