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Jeffrey Howard, MD

Dr. Howard is a cardiologist in the Decatur area. He is affiliated with DeKalb Medical Center at Hillandale and Diagnostic Imaging Center - DeKalb Medical Center.
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Dr. Howard saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more vascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more heart disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more high blood pressure (hypertension) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more high cholesterol patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more diabetes patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more heart valve condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more drug allergies patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more heart failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more HIV patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more obesity patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more lupus patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more cerebrovascular disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more stroke patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more irregular heartbeat patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more angina patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more arteriosclerosis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more fainting patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw sarcoidosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more cardiomyopathy patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw bunion patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw urinary tract infection (UTI) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Howard saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Howard sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Georgia Knee and Sports MRI
2801 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
790 miles away
Georgia Knee and Sports MRI
2801 N Decatur Rd
Decatur, GA 30033
790 miles away

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Credentials
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Little Rock
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1994

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Interventional Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Advanced Heart Failure And Transplant Cardiology
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Cardiovascular Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Howard is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • DeKalb Medical Center at Hillandale
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Diagnostic Imaging Center - DeKalb Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • TRICARE
  • United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield