Dr. Tamera Howell, MD

Dr. Tamera Howell, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Tamera Howell, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Christiansburg, VA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of Toledo College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

2900 Lamb Cir Ste 202

Christiansburg, VA 24073

Contact Information

(540) 731-4578

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Perimenopause
very high
more than 99% of peers
Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Howell'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

39  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Toledo College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

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

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Howell to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Howell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

She's very Rushy and doesn't let you talk before she starts talking. I timed my last visit of five whole minutes. She didn't seem concerned and was quick to push Birth Control. When I told her the side effects she made out like it was all in my head. I seen her three times tried to give her the...more
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Horrible. Orders tests you don't need and without telling you. Abrupt and rude office staff.
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She was very rude and did not fully listen to all the issues I was having. She brushed me off, and acted as if I was drug seeking. I'm a substance abuse counselor and find that judging someone by their appearance is a horrid way to conduct business especially in the medical field.
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