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Dr. Howard Klickman, MD

Geriatric Medicine ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Klickman

Medical Group of the Carolinas - Internal Medicine - Gaffney

139 Medical Center Dr Gaffney, SC 29340

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(864) 487-7186


Dr. Howard Klickman, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Gaffney, SC and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in geriatric medicine, wound & burn care, and more.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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Dr. Klickman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
ChoiceCare Network
Cigna
Companion Benefit Alternatives
CompCare
Comprehensive Behavioral Healthcare
CorVel
Coventry Health Care
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
Health Net
Jehovah’s Witnesses (ROJW) Facility Agreement Only
MedCost
Medicaid
Medicare
MedRisk
Worker's Compensation WC
MultiPlan
NovaNet
Private HealthCare Systems
Provider Select, Inc.
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Healthy Choice Plan
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization

Background Check

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Dr. Klickman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Asthma
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klickman treats Asthma more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Klickman treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klickman treats Osteoarthritis more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Klickman treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
Congestive Heart Failure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Klickman treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Klickman treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided

Dr. Klickman's conditions and procedures:

  • Asthma
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 1
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Stroke

Dr. Klickman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Klickman

4.2

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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What People Say About Dr. Howard Klickman, MD
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He might be a good geriatric physician in Gaffney but he was cold,rude and smart mouthed when I saw him in the Wound Center at SRMC.I waited two months and was number 28 in line for an appointment.Besides a liturgy of nasty snide remarks he had the nerve to say “What took you so long to get here”.There are some great physicians at the wound center but he isn’t one of them. I happened to find my instructions on My Chart weeks later.My PCP said he would be a waste of time.He was correct
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to be not only your healthcare provider, but also an advisor, a resource for medical information, companion through life's struggles, but most of all, a friend and trusted confidant. For continuity of care I not only provide care to my patients in the office, I also provide care to them in the hospital setting. 

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Wound & Burn Care

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Loyola University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1989
Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1986
Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1989
1986

Awards

Locations

Medical Group of the Carolinas - Wound Healing Services - SMC

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average