Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 64
  
Dr. Howe
Accepting new patients

Southern New Hampshire Health

8 Prospect St Nashua, NH 03060

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(603) 882-8375

Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Nashua, NH and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Tufts U, School of Medicine medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with Southern New Hampshire Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Howe to book an appointment.


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Dr. Howe's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lipomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe treats Lipomas more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Howe treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe performs Hernia Repair more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Howe performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe treats Inguinal Hernia more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Howe treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Howe's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Recently had hernia surgery; procedure went very well and I was very pleased with the results. Dr. Howe was very professional and answered all my questions to my satisfaction.
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About Me

Biography

Kenneth Howe, MD, FACS, is a surgeon serving the greater Nashua area. He is board certified in General Surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1986
St Elizabeths Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Tufts U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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  • Does Dr. Howe offer weekend visits?

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Locations

Southern New Hampshire Health

Foundation Surgery8 Prospect St Nashua, NH 03060
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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nashua East

Nashua Gastroenterology21 E Hollis St Nashua, NH 03060
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Southern New Hampshire Medical Center

Nashua, NH

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average