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Gastroenterology Baton Rouge, LA

About Dr. Joseph K Howell MD

Dr. Joseph K Howell, MD is a doctor primarily located in Baton Rouge, LA. They have 53 years of experience. Their specialties include Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine.

Dr. Howell has received 3 awards.

Patients' Choice AwardCompassionate Doctor RecognitionOn-Time Doctor Award


Get Directions Joseph Kerry Howell Md 500 Rue de La Vie St Ste 515 Baton Rouge, LA 70817


Dr. Joseph K Howell has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

A gastroenterologist is a specialist in diagnosis and treatment of conditions involving the digestive/gastrointestinal (GI) tract. These doctors are experts on how food moves through the digestive system and is chemically broken down, with nutrients being absorbed and waste excreted. You might see this kind of doctor if you are experiencing any number of stomach issues, some of which might be severe diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, ulcers, acid reflux, Crohn's disease and more.
Internal Medicine

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Joseph K Howell has the following 10 expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Acid Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colonoscopy
  • Constipation
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis


3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.


53 Years Experience

Regional Medical Center


Louisiana State University School Of Medicine In New Orleans

Graduated in 1967

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More about Dr. Joseph K Howell

Dr. Howell received his medical degree from the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans. He completed his internship at Charity Hospital in New Orleans and his residency there as well as at the US Air Force Hospital in Mississippi and at the University of Tennessee. Dr. Howell is a Fellow member of the American College of Physicians and of the American College of Gastroenterology. He is also a member of the East Baton Rouge Parish Medical Society and a member of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

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