Dr. Howard Katz, MD

Dr. Howard Katz, MD

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Howard Katz, MD is a spinal cord injury specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr in 1982 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine, brain injury medicine, and more.Read his story

1190 N State St Ste 202

Jackson, MS 39202

Contact Information

(601) 968-0894

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Medicaid
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Katz's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Elbow Injuries
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Elbow Injuries more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow) more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer's Elbow)
Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Katz treats Low Back Pain more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Katz treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Katz's conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Autonomic Dysreflexia
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Conduction Studies
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

Every patient  deserves the time to discuss their problems and concerns with their physician.
I never rush my patients.  I take the time to listen to them and try to help in any way I can.

Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Brain Injury Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Injury Medicine

Education

  • 1985
    Tufts New England Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1982
    Univ Of Tn Hlth Sci Ctr
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1982
    Univ Of Tn
    Undergraduate School
    1982

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Dr. Katz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Katz

4.6

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My first time meeting Dr. Katz when I went to an appt with my best friend Donald Turner had with him my first impression of him was that he was a very understanding and caring Doctor one who put his patients needs first and takes time with them to listen and discuss any issues that they are having....Read More
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DR. KATZ HAS BEEN MY DOCTOR FOR 28 YEARS AND FROM DAY 1 AND TO THIS DAY HE HAS PROVIDED ME WITH THE BEST CARE IN EVERY WAY YOU COULD ASK FOR.
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He is one of the finest doctors I have ever known ...He is so caring and understanding he is so professional also ...If you are looking for a doctor that really cares then you have found him ....He has a great team that works with him they all are so kind and nice and I" m so thankful to have found...Read More
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I can not begin to say enough wonderful things about Dr.Katz and his staff. He embodies everything you want in a physician. He is brilliant, kind, compassionate and understanding. These are difficult to find in a doctor, especially when you are in so much pain and misery. I highly recommend him...Read More
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I HAVE BEEN A PT WITH DR KATZ FOR MORE THAN 1 YEAR. I HAVE BEEN RECOVERING FROM A TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY AND OTHER TRAUMATIC INJURIES. I RECOVERED FAR MORE THAN EXPECTED. DR KATZ AND SEVERAL OTHERS NEVER THOUGHT I WOULD RETURN TO WHERE I STAND TODAY, YET I HAVE AND HERE I AM. 3-29-2015 , I HAD A...Read More
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