Dr. Howard Smith, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)  |  
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Age 73
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Dr. Howard Smith, MD
Dr. Howard Smith, MD is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) doctor who practices in West Hartford, CT. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Smith is affiliated with Connecticut Children's Medical Center and Saint Francis Care.

West Hartford

65 Lasalle Rd Ste 219

West Hartford, CT 06107

Contact Information

(860) 236-3277

Dr. Howard Smith, MD

Dr. Howard Smith, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Medicaid
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

Howard G. Smith, M.D. is a pediatric otolaryngologist, a specialist with advanced training and research interests in the ear, nose, and throat problems of infants, children, and adolescents. This unique high tech, high touch practice focuses on preventive medical management for ear and sinus infections. He creates individualized medical treatment programs that prevent kid's ear and sinus infections in an attempt to avoid surgery.
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Dr. Smith's Experience

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Dr. Smith's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergies
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Ear Infections (Pediatric)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Infection
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Facial Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nosebleed
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Tonsillitis
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Myringotomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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 1966
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Smith has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Smith to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews
Dr. Smith's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Smith accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Connecticare
    Connecticare HMO
    Connecticare POS
  • Medicaid
    Healthy Kids
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Smith has admitting privileges

Connecticut Children's Medical Center
282 Washington St
Hartford, CT 06106
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Saint Francis Care
114 Woodland St
Hartford, CT 06105
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