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Dr. Robert Howard Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 46

Dr. Howard Jr

Dr. Robert Howard Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic fracture care.


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(919) 232-5020

Dr. Howard Jr accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
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Dr. Howard Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard Jr treats Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Howard Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard Jr treats Hip Fracture more than 98% of his peers

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

Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howard Jr treats Fracture more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

Dr. Howard Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Acetabulum Surgery
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Flexor Strain
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Socket Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hip Surgery
  • Injection
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Metatarsal Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

About Me

Dr. Howard has been a member of Wake Orthopaedics since 2009. His clinical expertise includes the management of complex traumatic injuries including pelvic surgery, acetabulum (hip socket) surgery and complex upper/lower extremity trauma.&n...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care

Board Certifications

Education

2006
Duke University Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
2005
State University New York Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006
2005
2000

Awards

Dr. Howard Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howard Jr

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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Regan and Howard of WakeMed are probably in the top 0.0001% of orthopedic surgeons on the planet, and I'm an expert, even though I didn't want to be. Both got me through 2 separate complex and difficult surgeries, one spinal and one hip, both outcomes were better than anyone thought they would be....Read More
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Dr Howard is an excellent doctor he did surgery on my shattered tibia and put a plate and screws he and his team did a great job!
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This wonderful doctor puts the patient first. He explained carefully the extent of my injury and the needed procedures. Wonderful bedside manner. I would recommend him highly.
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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