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Learn about Dr. Howar
John W. Howar, MD is an orthopedic surgeon and hand specialist who has been in practice in the Magic Valley for more than 33 years. He performs arthroscopic surgery, joint replacement surgery, and all types of hand surgery including tendon and nerve problems. He treats all aspects of orthopedics, including fractures, lacerations, arthritis, and trauma. Dr. Howar is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and a member of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons. He earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Francisco, where he also completed his internship and residency. He completed his hand surgery fellowship at the University of Colorado Medical Center.