Dr. Robert Howard, MD

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Ophthalmology | Male

43309 US Highway 19 N Tarpon Springs, FL 34689 Get Directions
Dr. Robert Howard, MD
Dr. Robert Howard, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Tarpon Springs, FL.

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Dr. Howard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howard to family and friends
4.2
based on 10 total reviews (6 with comments)
Dr. Howard's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (6)
Palm Harbor, FL |
My whole experience at St. Luke's was great. I would definitely recommend Dr. Howard.
Palm Harbor, FL |
Dr. Howard did my PRK surgery to correct my vision. He was wonderful! I would absolutely recommend him!
in Palm Harbor, FL |
Dr. Howard is a knowledgable, friendly, and trustworthy ophthalmologist. He would be my first choice to recommend friends or family.
in Tarpon Springs, FL |
I had an eye infection and Dr. Howard really helped. The whole staff at St. Lukes was nice and helpful.
in Clearwater, FL |
Dr. Howard was great. He did a laser procedure on my eye and now I see great.
in Palm Harbor, FL |
Terrible and I really didn't think he knew what he was talking about. I'm having to see another MD to find out what is really wrong. I will NEVER go back to St. Luke's again.
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Dr. Howard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Presbyopia
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Tufts
    Tufts University

    Graduated in 2007

  • Internship Hospital
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center
  • Residency Hospital
    Brooke Army Medical Center-Wilford Hall Medical Center

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
  • YAG Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty