Dr. Howard Smith, MD

Dr. Howard Smith, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(2)

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Dr. Howard Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. He specializes in neurosurgery.

South Texas Brain and Spine Center

1227 3rd St

Corpus Christi, TX 78404
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Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Smith's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Smith treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Smith performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Smith performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Smith's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Howard Smith, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

U Mo
Residency Hospital
U Mo
Internship Hospital
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Medical School

Awards

Dr. Smith's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Smith

3.0

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