Dr. Howard Jackson, MD

Dr. Howard Jackson, MD

Interventional Spine Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Howard Jackson, MD is an interventional spine medicine specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Hahnemann University in 1994 and specializes in interventional spine medicine.

909 N Dale Mabry Hwy

Tampa, FL 33609

Contact Information

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

Dr. Jackson'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.

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."

1  Specialties

  • Interventional Spine Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

17  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

19  Procedures

  • 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
17 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Jackson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Be prepared to wait. Runs very late. Takes plenty of time with each patient.
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We sincerely apologize for the extended wait time your experience in our office. Thank you for for your feedback.

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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 you!

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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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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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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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