Dr. Howard L Brilliant MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Howard Brilliant is an orthopedic surgeon in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Bon Secours St. Francis Xavier Hospital and Roper Hospital. He received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science and has been in practice for 46 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Bon Secours St. Francis Xavier Hospital and one of 29 at Roper Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

George Washington University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1972–1975

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1968–1970

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Granulomatous infiltration of the talus and abnormal vitamin D and calcium metabolism in a patient with sarcoidosis: successful treatment with hydroxychloroquine.
DeSimone, D. P., Brilliant, H. L., Basile, J., Bell, N. H.

Fracture management by family physicians and guidelines for referral.
Medley, E. S., Shirley, S. M., Brilliant, H. L.


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