Dr. James R Howe MD Surgeon

Dr. James Howe is a surgeon in Iowa City, Iowa and is affiliated with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He received his medical degree from University of Vermont College of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Howe accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics who specialize in Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery, Endocrine, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Clinical Interests: Liver Neoplasms, Pancreatic Neoplasms, Small Intestine, Thyroid Neoplasms, Intestinal Neoplasms

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1994

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, 1994 - 1996

University of Vermont College of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

GIPR expression in gastric and duodenal neuroendocrine tumors.
Sherman, S. K.,Maxwell, J. E.,Carr, J. C.,Wang, D.,O'Dorisio, M. S.,O'Dorisio, T. M.,Howe, J. R.

Complications and survival associated with operative procedures in patients with unresectable pancreatic head adenocarcinoma.
Spanheimer, P. M.,Cyr, A. R.,Liao, J.,Johlin, F. C.,Hoshi, H.,Howe, J. R.,Mezhir, J. J.

Erratum to: The joint IAEA, EANM, and SNMMI practical guidance on peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRNT) in neuroendocrine tumours.
Bodei L, Mueller-Brand J, Baum RP, Pavel ME, Horsch D, O'Dorisio MS, O'Dorisio TM, Howe JR, Cremonesi M, Kwekkeboom DJ, Zaknun JJ 2013 12 28

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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