Dr. Howard Jackson, MD

Dr. Howard Jackson, MD

Interventional Spine Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Jackson, MD is an interventional spine medicine doctor who practices in Temple Terrace, FL. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

13020 N Telecom Pkwy

Temple Terrace, FL 33637

Contact Information

(813) 978-9700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Nerve Block
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Jackson "My goal is to educate, guide, and manage my patients through the nonsurgical and surgical care of their spinal condition."


  • Interventional Spine Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

Conditions Treated

  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Upper Back Pain


  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fluoroscopic-Guided Hip Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Sympathetic Block
  • Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
  • Piriformis Injection
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Surgery
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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.


  • Villanova University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Clinical Associate, Rehabilitation Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 1998-1999
Media & Publications

Dr. Jackson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Jackson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Jackson to family and friends
based on 16 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Jackson's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Ocala, FL |
I love Dr. Jackson. He is gentle and caring. Takes time to talk to you, so you understand. I live a 4.5 hr. drive away and they have been great about scheduling so I can make a 1 day trip. I have confidence in Dr. Jackson.
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Wow, four and half hour drive, that is incredible! We appreciate you making the drive to Florida Orthopaedic Institute and for leaving a nice review for Dr. Jackson. His team will appreciate seeing this. Thank...more
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in Ruskin, FL |
I was unhappy to get the doctor Howard Jackson MD, whu said that my leg pain is caused by the displacement of the vertebral disks, based on the MRA three years ago. And without making fresh pictures, he directed me to a physical therapist. Although I said that the pain in me is now of a different...more
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Alena, thank you for the detailed review. We will reach out to you to discuss this further.
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in Tampa, FL |
Dr. Jackson has changed my perspective, I now know that I can get better and live a much more fulfilling life. Thank you Dr. Jackson and you team of caring professionals.
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Thanks Bart! We will share this with Dr. Jackson and his team. We are happy to hear that you are doing so well!
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West Palm Beach, FL |
Horrible experience. And rude to me as a Pt with medical knowledge. Won't return, or recommend.
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We are very sorry, we care immensely about our patients and their outcomes so we would like to speak with you further about your experience.
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in Miami, FL |
I expected higher standards. I was seen by the nurse practitioner who was super nice. The doctor came later with his spine mold and spoke to me about what he thinks I may have. I was not examined by the doctor and there was not further questioning to find the possible source of the injury or what...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Jackson accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Jackson has admitting privileges

Florida Hospital Carrollwood
7171 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33614
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Tampa General Hospital
1 Tampa General Cir
Tampa, FL 33606
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