Dr. Steven Howard, MD

Dr. Steven Howard, MD

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Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
67 y/o
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Dr. Steven Howard, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Belmont, CA. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Howard is affiliated with Sequoia Hospital.

Dignity Health Medical Group - Sequoia

1301 Shoreway Rd Ste 100

Belmont, CA 94002
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net

Learn about Dr. Howard

Care Philosophy

First, I would like to tell you about my training. I graduated college cum laude from Brandeis University. Then I attended medical school at The Chicago Medical School. I completed my Family Practice internship and residency at Southside Hospital, an affiliation of Stony Brook University in New York, where I served as Chief Resident. I then brought my new wife, Diane, the future Mayor of Redwood City, to the Peninsula where we established our practice in San Carlos. We spent the next 25 years in that solo practice caring for members of the community of all ages. I am now a member of the Dignity Health Medical Group affiliated with Sequoia Hospital. I have always focused on the patient as an individual, and not an illness. I strongly believe that medicine is not about computers and textbooks, but about understanding the individuals' medical and psychological needs. We strive to guide them through the medical system to provide them with the highest quality and most appropriate care possible. I try to provide the patient with as much information as possible, and involve them in the decision making process. I enjoy treating entire families, as the family dynamics often provide insight into the medical problem of one of the family's members. I am always honored when an individual entrusts me with their medical care. To learn more about our office, you can go to our website at sequoiamedicalgroup.org. You can also see what some of my patients think of our care by entering my name on the websites, Yelp and Angie's List.
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Dr. Howard's Experience

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Dr. Howard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
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Procedures

  • Earwax Removal
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Laceration Repair
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Stitches
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Well New Born Care
  • Well Woman Health Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Brandeis
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Southside Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Southside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Howard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Howard does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Howard and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Sequoia Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Howard is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Howard's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howard to family and friends
5.0
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Howard'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
Patient Comments (1)
in YUMA AZ |
Thanks from the bottom of my heart for taking good care of my mother DEE TAYLOR all these year you are the best and thanks again LITTA as my mom pasted away 3months ago love her daughter BILLIE LEMOS am THE one with long nails and xo
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Dr. Howard accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Health Net

Hospitals where Dr. Howard has admitting privileges

Sequoia Hospital
170 Alameda De Las Pulgas
Redwood City, CA 94062
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