Dr. Jay Howington, MD

Dr. Jay Howington, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 47
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Dr. Jay Howington, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Savannah, GA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4 E Jackson Blvd

Savannah, GA 31405

Contact Information

(912) 355-1010

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 96% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Howington'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

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Howington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Howington's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howington to family and friends
21 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Howington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I met Dr. Howington when I was flown from EGRMC to Memorial Hospital for a ruptured aneurysm. He is a very intelligent and credible neurosurgeon who performed necessary coiling of my Aneurysm to stop the bleeding in my brain therefore lessening the possible severe disabilities or loss of life that...more
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Dr. Howington has treated me for a number of years as I have need follow up MRI. for a brain tumor. He has always been very attentive and professional. He is a great person and has done a beautiful job in caring fore me. I would definitely reccommend him.
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