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Dr. Walter Howard Is this you?

About Dr. Walter Howard

Dr. Walter Howard, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Longview, TX. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Diagnostic Radiology and Radiology. Dr. Howard is affiliated with Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center-Longview, Marshall Regional Medical Center and Good Shepherd. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Howard is Great. Dr. Walter Howard has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Walter Howard is 3.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

GOOD SHEPHERD MEDICAL CENTER

700 E Marshall Ave
Longview, TX 75601
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Specialties

Dr. Walter Howard has the following 2 specialties

  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Walter Howard has the following 5 expertise

  • CT Scan
  • MRI
  • PET Scan
  • Ultrasound
  • X-Ray

Board Certifications

Dr. Walter Howard is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Christus Good Shepherd Medical Center-Longview
  • Marshall Regional Medical Center
  • Good Shepherd
  • Good Shepherd Med Ctr, Longview, Tx
  • Marshall Memorial Hospital, Marshall, Tx
  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Walter Howard accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate POS

Locations & Directions

GOOD SHEPHERD MEDICAL CENTER, 700 E Marshall Ave, Longview, TX
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