Dr. Shannon Howe, MD

Dr. Shannon Howe, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Shannon Howe, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1989 and specializes in rheumatology.

2102 N Country Club Rd Ste 3

Tucson, AZ 85716

Contact Information

(520) 721-5316

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Howe performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Howe's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Howe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Howe's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howe to family and friends
40 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Howe's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Howe is a fabulous doctor; however her office staff is absolutely the worst !! They tell you one thing and do another thing - They can’t be trusted - I was a patient here for many many years - and not any more , thank goodness -
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Dr. Howe really cares. She listens and takes the time to get questions answered. She gives direction for treatment. One of the kindest doctors I've known.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Howe for over 15 years. This remarkable doctor has always exhibited professional, knowledgeable, and caring behaviors during every visit. I had been sent to a couple of specialists in town to diagnose my auto-immune disease (they thought I had Valley Fever). Dr. Howe...more
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If you might have Ankylosing Spondylitis don't see this Doctor. Although my X-rays and MRIs show I have the illness and my symptoms reflect she did nothing to treat me for this illness. She was irritated because I was emotional due to years of pain with no diagnosis, and told me since I didnt test...more
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Dr. Howe has been such a blessing! Her thoughtful, thorough care and concern have helped me so much on my path with RA. She always takes the time to explain, answer questions, and ask about my whole well being.
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