Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 66

Dr. Howe
Accepting new patients

Southern New Hampshire Medical Center

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 40 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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Experience
Background

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Howe's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe treats Inguinal Hernia more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Howe treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Howe performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Lipomas
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe treats Lipomas more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Howe treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Howe's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Rib Fracture
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Access Blue New England Network-NH
Access Blue New England Network-NH HMO
Balanced Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Balanced Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Balanced Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Blue Choice Network-NH
Blue Choice New England-NH
Blue Choice-NH
Blue Direct-NH
Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Blue New England Network-NH HMO
BlueChoice New England Network-NH
BlueChoice New England-NH POS
BlueChoice Open Access (Select Network)-NH
BlueChoice Open Access-NH POS
Bronze Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Blue New England Choice with H.S.A-NH HMO
Bronze Matthew Thornton Blue with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Matthew Thornton-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A w/ PD-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Bronze Pathway X-NH HMO
Bronze Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
Bronze Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Gold Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Gold Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Gold Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Gold Matthew Thornton Blue with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X with H.S.A-NH HMO
Gold Pathway X-NH HMO
Gold Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
Gold Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Individual Blue-NH
Lumenos Group Plans Network-NH
Lumenos Group Plans-NH
Lumenos HSA Plans-NH
Lumenos Individual Plans-NH
Matthew Thornton Blue Network-NH
Matthew Thornton Blue-NH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway Network-NH
Pathway X (SHOP)-NH HMO
Pathway X Enhanced (IND)-NH HMO
Pathway X Enhanced-NH
Pathway X-NH
Platinum Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Platinum Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Platinum Pathway X-NH HMO
Platinum Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Preferred Blue Network-NH
Preferred Blue-NH
Preferred Blue-NH PPO
Premier-NH
Silver Access Blue New England with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Silver Access Blue New England-NH HMO
Silver Blue New England Choice-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced w/ PD-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A w/ PD-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X Enhanced with H.S.A-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X with H.S.A (Off Exchange)-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X with H.S.A.-NH HMO
Silver Pathway X-NH HMO
Silver Preferred Blue -NH PPO
Silver Preferred Blue with H.S.A.-NH PPO
SmartSense-NH
Tonik-NH
Traditional Indemnity Network-NH
Traditional Indemnity-NH
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO

Dr. Howe's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howe

3.9

Based on 7 ratings

5 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (5)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (5)
  • Listened & answered questions (5)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (2)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (2)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (2)
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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.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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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

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Howe's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Howe frequently treats Inguinal Hernia, Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open, and Lipomas. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Howe treats.

Where is Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD's office located?

Dr. Howe's office is located at 8 Prospect St, Nashua, NH 03060. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Kenneth Howe, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Howe has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Practice

Southern New Hampshire Medical Center8 Prospect St Nashua, NH 03060
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Southern New Hampshire Medical Center

Nashua, NH

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average