Dr. Steven Howe, MD

Dr. Steven Howe, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
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Dr. Steven Howe, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Temecula, CA and has been practicing for 15 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

Treatment Frequency
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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normal

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
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
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
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
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
    2003
  • 1999
    Naval Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1993
    Naval Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1993
  • 1992
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992

Awards

Dr. Howe's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Howe

4.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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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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