Dr. Howard Kurtz, MD

Dr. Howard Kurtz, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Howard Kurtz, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1994 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

465 Ocean Pkwy

Brooklyn, NY 11218

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Perimenopause
high
more than 86% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
normal
more than 83% of peers
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Kurtz'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

47  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Nyu Downtown Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kurtz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kurtz's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kurtz to family and friends
3 total reviews

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Dr. Kurtz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

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  • Explains condition(s) well

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  • Answers questions

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  • Time well spent

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Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    POOR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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