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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Gandler is Excellent. Dr. Gandler has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Gandler, MD is board certified in Rheumatology.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Gandler graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 1 awards.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)


Dr. Gandler has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Good Samaritan Regional Medical Ctr 
  • Legacy Emanuel Hospital & Health Ctr 

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Additional Information
Dr. Howard Irwin Gandler MD is a male Rheumatologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Rheumatology.
Where does Dr. Howard I. Gandler practice?
Dr. Howard Gandler has 3 office locations.
Dr. Howard Gandler practices Rheumatology near Portland, OR.
Additional practice locations include: Gresham, OR and Salem, OR.
See Portland Rheumatologists.