Dr. Robert Howard, MD

Dr. Robert Howard, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Age 60
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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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Top Care Areas

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankylosing Spondylitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Howard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howard

2.1

Based on 33 reviews

5 Stars
18.181818181818183%
(6)
4 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
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3 Stars
6.0606060606060606%
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2 Stars
3.0303030303030303%
(1)
1 Star
66.66666666666667%
(22)

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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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OK – Jul 24, 2018
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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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Jan 04, 2018
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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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Trish in Tulsa, OK – Dec 14, 2017
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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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Carl R. Church in Tulsa, OK – Feb 19, 2016
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