Dr. Robert Howard, MD

Dr. Robert Howard, MD

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Age 61
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Dr. Robert Howard, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology.

1245 S Utica Ave

Tulsa, OK 74104

Contact Information

(918) 579-2590

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Howard's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ankylosing Spondylitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard treats Ankylosing Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Howard treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Limb Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard treats Limb Pain more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Howard treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard treats Fibromyalgia more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Howard treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Howard's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Systemic Sclerosis
Vascular Disease
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Howard, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • 1983
    University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School
    1983

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Dr. Howard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howard

2.1

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
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2 Stars
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(1)
1 Star
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I didn't feel like I was heard by Dr. Howard. He asked me a series of questions to respond "yes" or "no" to. When I would try to give him more context for each question he did not want the extra info. I felt like there was no real information gathered about the issues I was facing, it was all just...Read More
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I am a physician and my mom went to see Dr. Howard. He told my mother within 5 minutes of seeing her that she had fibromyalgia which is a diagnosis of exclusion (you can only say someone has this after ruling out all other possible diagnoses). He was not compassionate and had done no work up on her...Read More
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I found Dr. Howard to be kind and caring. He explained clearly what was going on with me and the treatment options. I’m glad I found him.
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I found Dr. Howard to be an excellent physician, thoughtful and caring He sincerely cares about hiis patients.
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Aetna
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Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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