Dr. Shawn Howell, MD

Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 43
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Dr. Shawn Howell, MD
Dr. Shawn M. Howell is a board-certified interventional cardiologist with a particular interest in women's health. A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Dr. Howell earned a bachelor of science from Loyola College and her medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. She then completed a residency in internal medicine at Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA, where she served as a chief resident. While pursuing fellowship training in cardiology and interventional cardiology at The George Washington University Hospital, Dr. Howell served as chief fellow of cardiology. She is currently an attending physician at The George Washington Hospital, where she received a service excellence award in 2012. She also has privileges at Washington Hospital Center, Providence Hospital, Washington Adventist Hospital and Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Maryland. She is active in community outreach programs and educates people about the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Dr. Howell has been treating patients in the DC metro area since 2005. Dr. Howell is married. Her husband is an attorney and founder of The Holloman Law Group. They have one child- Mufasa- a fiesty and spoiled rotten Australian Silky Terrier, who is the apple of her eye. Dr. Howell is an avid animal lover and enjoys traveling to the Carribean.

2311 M St NW Ste 101

Washington, DC 20037

Contact Information

(202) 466-3000

Dr. Shawn Howell, MD

Dr. Shawn Howell, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

"I make each patient feel as though he or she is my only patient. I explain my patient's medical conditions and answer all questions in a way they can understand. Effective communication ensures my patient's success with their treatment plan."
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Dr. Howell's Experience

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Dr. Howell's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
44

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiopulmonary Conditions
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Cardiac Angiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Stenting
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Loyola
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Hahneman U Hosp-Med Coll Pa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Hahneman U Hosp-Med Coll Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Howell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Howell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howell to family and friends
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Dr. Howell'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
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Howell accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue HMO
    Blue Preferred
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Federal Employee Program
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    MAMSI
    MAMSI Alliance PPO
    MAMSI MDIPA
    MAMSI Optimum Choice
    MAMSI Optimum Choice HMO
    MD-Individual Practice Association, Inc.(MD-IPA) HMO
    United Healthcare
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Howell has admitting privileges

Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital
7600 Carroll Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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The George Washington University Hospital
900 23rd St NW
Washington, DC 20037
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Medstar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving St NW
Washington, DC 20010
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