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Specialties & Research
Dr. Howard Axe, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.
- He has special expertise in 1 area:
- Flu (Human Influenza)
Education & Awards
Dr. Axe graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia.
Dr. Axe has 11 hospital affiliations:
- Northwest Community Hospital
- Evanston Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Axe accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 3 plans
- Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 3 plans
- United Healthcare - 17 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Unicare - 9 plans
- Evercare - 3 plans
- Cigna - 11 plans
- Humana - 20 plans
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- Where does Dr. Howard Axe practice?
Dr. Howard Axe practices Internal Medicine near Des Plaines, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Arlington Heights, IL.
See Des Plaines Internists.