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About Dr. George F Howard III

Dr. George F Howard III, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Amherst, MA. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Sleep Medicine and Neurology. Dr. Howard is affiliated with Baystate Medical Center. He speaks English.

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1 Rating

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George F Howard III is Excellent. Dr. George F Howard III has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. George F Howard III is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Sleep Medicine Services of Western Massachusetts

170 University Dr Ste 201
Amherst, MA 01002
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Specialties

Dr. George F Howard III has the following 2 specialties

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    8 Expertise

  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Electromyography
  • Headache
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Epilepsy

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Howard is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    40 Years Experience

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1978

  • Boston University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. George F Howard III accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
    • Connecticare Passage
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts Granite Advantage EPO, PPO and Saver
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Sleep Medicine Services of Western Massachusetts, 170 University Dr Ste 201, Amherst, MA
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