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Dr. Richard Howell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.2 (10)
Map Pin Small Saint Petersburg, FL
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Richard Howell, MD

Dr. Richard Howell, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Saint Petersburg, FL. They graduated from Drexel University College of Medicine and is affiliated with Morton Plant Hospital. Dr. Howell, completed a residency at Drexel University College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Howell an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Howell works at All Florida Orthopaedic Associates in Saint Petersburg, FL with other offices in Clearwater, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain and Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem and CareFirst 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. Howell's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Orthocare Florida
    4600 4th St N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33703 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (727) 527-5272
  2. 2
    Office
    1011 Jeffords St Bldg B, Clearwater, FL 33756 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 978-9700
  3. 3
    Orthopaedic Specialties of Tampa Bay Inc
    1011 Jeffords St Bldg C, Clearwater, FL 33756 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (727) 446-5993
  4. 4
    Morton Plant Hospital
    300 Pinellas St, Clearwater, FL 33756 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (727) 446-5993

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Morton Plant Hospital

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Joint Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
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Joint Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Steroid Injection
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Chondrocalcinosis
Chondromalacia
Clavicle Fracture
Femur Fracture
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hip Fracture
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Tenosynovitis
Wrist Fracture
ACL Surgery
Arthrocentesis
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee Arthroscopy
Meniscectomy
Meniscus Surgery
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
AC Joint Injury
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cartilage Disorders
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Osteophyte
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femoral Stress Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Hip Impingement
Hip Labral Tear
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Dislocation
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Injuries
Knee Osteophyte
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral Epicondylitis
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
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Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patella Tendon Tears
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Repeated Shoulder Dislocation
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Ankle Foot
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rib Fracture
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Labral Tear
Shoulder Osteophyte
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Systemic Chondromalacia
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibial Fracture
Trigger Finger
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arthroscopic Glenoid Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Bicep Repairs
Biceps Tendon Repair
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Elbow Arthroscopy
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Arthroscopy
Hip Labral Repair
Hip Labrum Repair
Hip Replacement Revision
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Neuroplasty
Patellar Tendon Repair
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Separated Shoulder Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Stabilizations
Synovial Biopsy
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wound Repair
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1609139336
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Chicago
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • MESSIAH COLLEGE
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Howell has seen patients for Joint Pain and Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Howell on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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