Dr. Howard Martin Druce MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. Howard Druce is an allergist-immunologist in Somerville, New Jersey and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Overlook Medical Center and Somerset Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of London Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Druce accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Overlook Medical Center and one of 7 at Somerset Medical Center who specialize in Allergy & Immunology. He also speaks multiple languages, including French and Hebrew.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: General Allergy & Immunology, Asthma & Allergic Conditions

Clinical Interests: Asthma, Food Hypersensitivity, Rhinitis, sinusitis, asthma, food allergy, urticaria and angioedema

Education & Medical Training

New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1982

National Institutes of Health Clinical Center
Fellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1982–1985

New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1979–1980

University of London Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1977

University of Oxford, UK
Other Training, Physiological Sciences, 1971–1974

University of London, UK
Other Training, Medicine, 1974–1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified 29 years in Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Internal Medicine

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAAAI), American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology

Publications & Presentations

The diagnosis and management of rhinitis: an updated practice parameter.
Wallace, D. V., Dykewicz, M. S., Bernstein, D. I., Blessing-Moore, J., Cox, L., Khan, D. A., Lang, D. M., Nicklas, R. A., Oppenheimer, J., Portnoy, J. M., Randolph, C. C., Schuller, D., Spector, S. L., Tilles, S. A.

Efficacy of diphenhydramine vs desloratadine and placebo in patients with moderate-to-severe seasonal allergic rhinitis.
Raphael, G. D., Angello, J. T., Wu, M. M., Druce, H. M.

Efficacy and safety of single and multiple doses of pseudoephedrine in the treatment of nasal congestion associated with common cold.
Eccles, R., Jawad, M. S., Jawad, S. S., Angello, J. T., Druce, H. M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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