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Dr. John Hower Jr, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 75

Dr. Hower Jr

John F Hower MD

240 Brooks St SE Unit E301 Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

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Dr. John Hower Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Walton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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Biography

Dr. John Hower Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Fort Walton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Touro Rehabilitation Center
Fellowship Hospital
1980
Charity Hospital
Residency Hospital
1976
Charity Hospital
Internship Hospital
1974
Tulane U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
1980
1976
1974

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(850) 863-1764

Dr. Hower Jr accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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Tampa Bay CoreNet
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Hower Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hower Jr performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Hower Jr performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hower Jr treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Hower Jr treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Venous Insufficiency
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hower Jr treats Venous Insufficiency more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Hower Jr treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Hower Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy