Dr. Michael Duane Howard MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Michael Howard is a family medicine doctor in Laporte, Indiana. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital and Memorial Hospital of South Bend. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital and one of 64 at Memorial Hospital of South Bend who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Clarian Methodist Hospital of Indianapolis
Residency, Family Practice, 1980 - 1983

Indiana University School of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

Decoration of Histophilus somni lipooligosaccharide with N-acetyl-5-neuraminic acid enhances bacterial binding of complement factor H and resistance to killing by serum and polymorphonuclear leukocytes.
Inzana, T. J.,Balyan, R.,Howard, M. D.

Complementary Learning Systems.
O'Reilly, R.C., Bhattacharyya, R., Howard, M.D., Ketz, N.

Genetics and molecular specificity of sialylation of Histophilus somni lipooligosaccharide (LOS) and the effect of LOS sialylation on Toll-like receptor-4 signaling.
Howard, M. D.,Willis, L.,Wakarchuk, W.,St Michael, F.,Cox, A.,Horne, W. T.,Hontecillas, R.,Bassaganya-Riera, J.,Lorenz, E.,Inzana, T. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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