Dr. Howard Markowitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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Age 56
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Dr. Howard Markowitz, MD
Dr. Howard Markowitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Lexington, KY. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

120 N Eagle Creek Dr Ste 440

Lexington, KY 40509

Contact Information

(606) 263-5140

Dr. Howard Markowitz, MD

Dr. Howard Markowitz, MD

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Dr. Markowitz's Experience

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  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Markowitz does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/10/2003)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr. Howard Dane Markowitz, Lic #188933

    The physician was disciplined by the Kentucky State Board of Medical Licensure for engaging in unprofessional, deceitful conduct and for engaging in conduct that brings the medical profession into disrepute.

    The physician's New York State medical license was previously summarily suspended on April 21, 2003.

    State: New York
  • Disciplinary action in another state (10/8/2003)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Howard Dane Markowitz, MD, Lic# 49179

    Nature of Complaint:

    1. On or about July 15, 2003, this Board issued a Provisional Order of Discipline based on licensure actions taken by the New York and Kentucky Boards.
    2. The Kentucky action was based on allegations that Dr. Markowitz had engaged in inappropriate verbal and physical contact with a patient and employee of his practice.
    3. The Kentucky action also included allegations that he had failed to notify of the New York Action.

    Action Taken:

    Dr. Markowitz' license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of New Jersey be voluntarily surrendered, with prejudice, thereby precluding him from seeking reinstatement of his license in this State at any time in the future.

    State: New Jersey
4 Board Actions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (5/31/2017)
    Action Taken: Amended Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky
  • Disciplinary action in another state (1/30/2017)
    Action Taken: Amended Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky
  • Disciplinary action in another state (8/8/2016)
    Action Taken: Amended Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky
  • Disciplinary action in another state (1/4/2016)
    Action Taken: Amended Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky

Education

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Monmouth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Markowitz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Markowitz to family and friends
3.5
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Markowitz's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Over 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Rochester, NY |
I had a cage fusion in 1998, but make sure you are not on Medicaid or other free/cheap health insurance. His intensions seem good, but perhaps on a better insurance he would do a better job. Next surgeon said previous fusion was done horribly. Make sure he gets the pay scale he wants or you may end up with serious damage from your surgery
in Lexington, KY |
In 1995, hernited my L5S1. Had p.t., seemed to help along with a couple of steroid injections administered at BG Orthopaedic's Lexington office. 1998, was rear ended. Had to have discectomy. Full recovery. 2005, Sam's employees ran an unknown string of shopping carts into my back. This time, outcome was nowhere NEAR as successful. Dr. M was an amazing orth. surgeon. He never rushed to installing hardware or fusing where a more conservative approach could work. barb t.
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