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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Shortley is Excellent.
Specialties & Research
Dr. Howard Shortley, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 3 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Education & Awards
Dr. Shortley graduated from Creighton University, Omaha.
Dr. Shortley has 4 hospital affiliations:
- Mercy General Hospital
- Sutter General Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Shortley accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Shield of California - 90 plans
- Health Plan of San Joaquin - 4 plans
- Anthem Blue Cross - 16 plans
- Cigna - 3 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Howard F. Shortley practice?
Dr. Howard Shortley practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Sacramento, CA.
See Sacramento Surgeons.