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Dr. Kirk A Howard MD, Anesthesiologist

Dr. Kirk A Howard MD

Anesthesiologist

2131 S 17th St Wilmington NC, 28401

About

Dr. Kirk Howard is an anesthesiologist practicing in Wilmington, NC. Dr. Howard ensures the safety of patients who are about to undergo surgery. Anestesiologists specialize in general anesthesia, which will (put the patient to sleep), sedation, which will calm the patient or make him or her unaware of the situation, and regional anesthesia, which just numbs a specific part of the body. As an anesthesiologist, Dr. Howard also might help manage pain after an operation.

Education and Training

Univ of Pa Sch of Med, Philadelphia Pa 1985

Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania 1985

Board Certification

AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

Professional Memberships

  • Member North Carolina Medical Society 
  • Member North Carolina Society of Anesthesiologists 
  • Member New Hanover Medical Society 

Residency

  • Children'S Hosp-Philadelphia, Anesthesiology; Graduate Hosp (Tenet Hlth Sx), Internal Medicine  
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania   1986

Fellowships

  • Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatric Anesthesiology, PA, USA    1989
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia  

Dr. Kirk A Howard MD's Practice location

Practice At 2131 S 17th St

2131 S 17th St -
Wilmington, NC 28401
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New patients: 910-343-7000, 910-442-1100
Fax: 910-442-1199

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