Dr. Jeremy Howes, MD

Dr. Jeremy Howes, MD

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43 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Jeremy Howes, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Wichita Surgical Specialists

818 N Emporia St Ste 200

Wichita, KS 67214
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

2 board actions Found
  • Unprofessional Conduct (12/17/2015)View details
  • Unprofessional Conduct (4/17/2015)View details
Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Kansas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Howes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Esophageal Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howes performs Esophageal Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Howes performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howes performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Howes performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howes treats Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Howes treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Howes' conditions and procedures:

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Upper GI Series
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jeremy Howes, MD is a general surgery specialist in Wichita, KS and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2008
University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2003
Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
Medical School
2008
2003

Dr. Howes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howes

4.4

Based on 11 reviews

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1 Star
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Dr. Howes was my doctor in 2014 when I was airlifted from Garden City, Kansas ER at St. Catherine’s Hospital and admitted to Surgical ICU in Wichita, Kansas at St. Francis Via Christi Hospital as a bleeding GI patient, and later diagnosed as a perforated sigmoid colon. He treated my symptoms and 2...Read More
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He operated on me on short notice. He did a fine job. Cannot give a rating less than excellent.
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He was fine in examine room chat, but after surgery there was no follow up to explain what all he did and what to expect, plus we have many concerns still going on since the surgery. We give him two stars and a ?
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Managed Care (Non-HMO)
Medicaid
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Thrivent Financial
Tricare
TriWest Champus
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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