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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Reber is Good. Dr. Reber has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 2.8
Spends Time with Me 2.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Reber, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis
  • Carcinoma
  • Common Bile Duct Cancer
  • E.Coli (Escherichia coli Infections)
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases (GI Diseases)
  • Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
  • Intestine Cancer (Duodenal Neoplasm)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Liver Diseases
  • Mucinous Adenocarcinoma
  • Neoplasm Invasiveness
  • Pancreatectomy (Pancreas Removal)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer (Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma)
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Reber graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Glandular Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Pancreatic Cancer (Pancreatic Neoplasm)
Pancreatic Diseases
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)


Dr. Reber has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Garfield Medical Center 
  • UCLA Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Howard Albert Reber MD is a male Surgeon, has 48 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Howard A. Reber practice?
Dr. Howard Reber has 2 office locations.
Dr. Howard Reber practices Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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