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Dr. Randy Howard, MD

Gastroenterology*
3.0 (46)
Map Pin Small Hendersonville, TN
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Overview of Dr. Randy Howard, MD

Dr. Randy Howard, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Hendersonville, TN. They graduated from University of Kentucky and is affiliated with Tristar Hendersonville Medical Center and Tristar Skyline Medical Center. Dr. Howard, completed a residency at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Howard an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Howard works at Gastroenterology and Hepatology, PLLC in Hendersonville, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia, Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Nausea along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Howard's Office Locations

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    Gastroenterology and Hepatology, PLLC
    107 Glen Oak Blvd Ste 202, Hendersonville, TN 37075 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
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Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Nausea
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Abdominal Pain
Barrett's Esophagus
Constipation
Duodenal Ulcer
Dysphagia
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Intestinal Diverticulitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Vomiting Disorders
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Hemorrhoids
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Ascites
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Chronic Gastritis
Cirrhosis
Colorectal Polyp
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diarrhea
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Duodenitis
Dysentery
Enteritis
Esophageal Motility Disorders
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gallstones
Gastritis
Hepatitis C
Infectious Diarrheal Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Malnutrition
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Ulcerative Colitis
Viral Enteritis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy
Acute Gastritis
Alcoholic Gastritis
Alcoholic Hepatitis
Barretts Esophagus with Dysplasia
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Cirrhosis
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Celiac Disease
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Copper Metabolism Disorders
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Ileus
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Indigestion
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Malabsorption Carbohydrate
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Mallory-Weiss Syndrome
Megacolon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Potassium Deficiency
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Proctoptosis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Ulcer
Splenic Infarct
Splenomegaly
Stomal Ulcer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin_Deficiency
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Capsule Endoscopy
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Duodenal Surgery
Endoscopy
Gallbladder Scan
Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Gastric Sleeve Surgery
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Impedance Testing
Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
Ultrasound, Endoanal
Ultrasound, Esophageal
VAP Lipid Testing
Weight Loss Revisional Surgery
Wireless pH Testing
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Midwest Health Plan
    • MultiPlan
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare
    • Worker's Compensation

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    Ratings & Reviews

    3.0
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    5 Star
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    4 Star
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    3 Star
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    2 Star
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    1 Star
    (20)
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    About Dr. Randy Howard, MD

    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1952386401
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Reserve - Metro Health Medical Center Cleveland OH|Gastroenterology Fellow Case Western
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Kentucky
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Tristar Hendersonville Medical Center
    • Tristar Skyline Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Randy 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.

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    Dr. Howard works at Gastroenterology and Hepatology, PLLC in Hendersonville, TN. View the full address on Dr. Howard’s profile.

    Dr. Howard has seen patients for Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia, Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Nausea, 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.

    46 patients have reviewed Dr. Howard. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. 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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