Dr. Howard Savage, MD

Dr. Howard Savage, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Howard Savage, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Largo, MD and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1221 Mercantile Ln

Largo, MD 20774

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Top Care Areas

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

Glaucoma
normal
more than 57% of peers
Diabetic Retinopathy
normal
more than 43% of peers
Retina Diseases
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more than 26% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Savage "I provide personalized Eye Health in a warm caring environment, with a holistic approach in a gorgeous state of the art facility. We provide Consultation, LASER and major surgery on site with free parking. I team with your primary care doctor and your other specialists to take care of the whole person. Our brand new Kaiser Permanente Largo Medical Center has a beautiful Optical center, Lab, Radiology, Pharmacy, Presurgical Tesring and Outpatient Surgical Center all under one roof in Largo MD."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Injuries
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Farsightedness
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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12  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Johns Hopkins
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Greater Baltimore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Savage has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Savage's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Savage to family and friends
18 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Savage's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (9)

Dr savage explained everything to me and he knew i was nervous but he walked through the process to make me feel comfortable.
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I just had cataract surgery and Dr. Savage performed the procedure. The total experience (pre-op, surgery, post-op) was the best I've ever had. The level of professionalism and care was outstanding. Dr. Savage and his team treated me (and my Wife) with the utmost care/respect. His bedside manners,...more
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The care, preparation, and surgery were awesome! The entire team was great.
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Dr. Savage's calm and professional manner was evident the very first appointment. My surgery was not only great, but the entire experience will remain in my memory. Yes, I would absolutely recommend him to my family and friends. I would also like to give a shout out! to the entire surgery team. ...more
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Dr Savage did my cataract surgery and I experienced no discomfort or complications... It was as easy as getting my teeth cleaned :-) :-) Plus he's a very pleasant and charming doctor.
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