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Dr. George Howard, MD

Medical Oncology*
3.7 (32)
Map Pin Small Sterling Heights, MI
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. George Howard, MD

Dr. George Howard, MD is a Medical Oncology Specialist in Sterling Heights, MI. They specialize in Medical Oncology, has 22 years of experience. They graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Beaumont Hospital, Troy, Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe, Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak and Trinity Health Oakland Hospital. Dr. Howard, completed a residency at Wm Beaumont Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Howard an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Howard works at Cancer & Leukemia Center in Sterling Heights, MI. They frequently treat conditions like Anemia, Retroperitoneum Cancer and Colorectal Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Howard's Office Locations

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    Cancer & Leukemia Center Pllc
    44344 Dequindre Rd Ste 260, Sterling Heights, MI 48314 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (586) 323-1500

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Beaumont Hospital, Troy
  • Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe
  • Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
  • Trinity Health Oakland Hospital

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Anemia
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Retroperitoneum Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Bleeding Disorders
Cholangiocarcinoma
Hemochromatosis
Immune Thrombocytopenia
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Pancytopenia
Small Intestine Cancer
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Coagulation Disorders
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloma
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Osteosarcoma
Acute Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Bladder Cancer
Bone Cancer
Brain Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 1
Head and Neck Cancer
Hodgkin's Disease
Hypercoagulable State
Kidney Cancer
Laryngeal Cancer
Leukocytopenia
Leukocytosis
Lymphocytopenia
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neutropenia
Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkins Lymphoma
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Oral Cancer
Ovarian Cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Peritoneal Cancer
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State
Prostate Cancer
Skin Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Stomach Cancer
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tonsil Cancer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Amyloidosis
Astrocytoma
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Lung Neoplasms
Biliary Tract Cancer
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Breast Carcinoma
Burkitt's Lymphoma
Carcinoid Syndrome
Carcinoma in Situ
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cervical Cancer
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
ENT Cancer
Eye Cancer
Fallopian Tube Cancer
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 2
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 3
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 3A
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemophilia
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Hypothalamus Cancer
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Kaposi's Sarcoma
Lymphocytosis
Lymphoma
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Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Lymphosarcoma
Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Male Breast Cancer
Male Breast Carcinoma
Malignant Mediastinal Tumor
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Mature T and NK-Cell Cancer
Mediastinal Tumors
Medulloblastoma
Melanoma
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Meningiomas
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Multiple Myeloma
Mycosis Fungoides
Nodular Lymphoma
Nose Cancer
Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
Pernicious Anemia
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Purpura
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Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Refractory Anemia with Sideroblasts
Reticulosarcoma
Salivary Gland Cancer
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Sezary's Disease
Sickle Cell Beta Thalassemia
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle Cell Hemoglobin SS Disease
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Systemic Amyloidosis
Testicular Cancer
Thalassemia
Thalassemia Minor
Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
Thymomas
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Tongue Cancer
Urethra Cancer
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vitamin K Deficiency
von Willebrand Disease
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Cancer Screening
Erythropoietin Test
Laparotomy
Oral Cancer Screening
Plasmapheresis
Skin Screenings
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    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
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    • Cofinity
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    • First Health
    • Golden Rule
    • HAP Insurance
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    3.7
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    Based on 32 ratings
    Patient Ratings (32)
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (10)
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    Specialties*
    • Medical Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Arabic
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    NPI Number
    • 1144372004
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • William Beaumont Hospital
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Wm Beaumont Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. George Howard, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Howard is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Howard has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Howard works at Cancer & Leukemia Center in Sterling Heights, MI. View the full address on Dr. Howard’s profile.

    Dr. Howard has seen patients for Anemia, Retroperitoneum Cancer and Colorectal Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Howard on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    32 patients have reviewed Dr. Howard. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Howard.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Howard, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Howard appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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