Dr. Howard M Kussman MD Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Howard Kussman is an infectious disease specialist in Plano, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano and Centennial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano and one of 3 at Centennial Medical Center who specialize in Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Infectious Disease Specialist: General Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

Danbury Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1993

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Fellowship, Infectious Disease, 1995 - 1998

University of the Witwatersrand
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Infectious Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Disseminated sporotrichosis with extensive cutaneous involvement in a patient with AIDS.
Ware, A. J., Cockerell, C. J., Skiest, D. J., Kussman, H. M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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