Dr. Steven Howe, MD

Dr. Steven Howe, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Steven Howe, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Temecula, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiovascular surgery, and more.Read his story

31720 Temecula Pkwy

Temecula, CA 92592

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of California
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Howe's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Howe treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe treats Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Howe treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Howe performs Lung Surgery more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Howe performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Howe's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

"Steven Howe, MD, is a board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon who specializes in treating a wide range of cardiovascular diseases, including aortic valve disease, coronary artery disease, and other peripheral and major vascular conditions. Dr. Howe p...

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

2003
University Of California San Diego Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Naval Med Center
Residency Hospital
1993
Naval Med Center
Internship Hospital
1992
Georgetown University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1987
Albany Medical College
2003
1999
1993
1992
1987

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howe

4.7

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Very poor bedside manner. Does not explain anything. Never get to see Dr. just assistants. Waiting time in office is more than an hr. Rude receptionist. Would not recommend to anyone
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I am a 38 year old female who had open heart surgery after a thoracic ascending aortic aneurysm was found. Dr. Howe and staff were quick to calm my nerves. Dr. Howe spent a lot of time explaining my condition and surgical plan to me, my parents and husband. My surgery was over 11 hours long and he...Read More
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Amazing Doctor!!!! He saved my mom's life, performed a very complicated bypass. My mom is so lucky to be alive and we are so grateful to Dr. Howe and his group of nurses and staff at Temecula Valley Hospital! Thank you so much!!!!
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My name is Jacqueline Vital and I live in Lake Charles, Louisiana.. I met Dr.Howe three years ago when a preformed open heart surgery on me from a rare heart disease due to having a viral infection.. He saved my life and I thank God everyday for sending me one of the best No the best surgeon in his...Read More
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