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James Howe V, MD

James Howe V, MD

General Surgery Iowa City, IA

Professor of Surgery, University Iowa College of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 200 Hawkins Dr
    4644 JCP
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    Phone: (319) 356-1727
    Fax: (319) 353-8940

Summary

  • My clinical specialty is in General Surgical Oncology and Endocrine Surgery, with a special interest in Neuroendocrine tumors of the GI tract and pancreas. My research focuses upon the genetic causes of Juvenile Polyposis, and gene expression studies in neuroendocrine tumors.

Dr. Howe's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: General Surgery, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast), Endocrine
  • Clinical Interests: Liver Neoplasms; Pancreatic Neoplasms; Small Intestine; Thyroid Neoplasms; Intestinal Neoplasms

Dr. Howe's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Professor, Director of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine SurgeryUniversity of Iowa College of Medicine
    Iowa City, IA
  • Associate Professor, Director of Surgical Oncology and Endocrine SurgeryUniversity of Iowa College of Medicine
    Iowa City, IA
  • Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Iowa College of Medicine
    Iowa City, IA

Dr. Howe's Education & Medical Training

  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterMemorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer CenterFellowship, Surgical Oncology
  • Washington University/Barnes-Jewish HospitalWashington University/Barnes-Jewish HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • U of VT Coll of MedUniversity of Vermont College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Howe's Certifications & Licensure

  • IA State Medical LicenseIA State Medical LicenseCurrent
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, Current

Dr. Howe's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesMeaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationCenters for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2011
  • Best Doctors, Inc.Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors, Inc.
  • Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
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Dr. Howe's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Grant Support

  • Regulation of SMAD4 and BMPR1A Expression in Juvenile Polyposis
    Regulation of SMAD4 and BMPR1A Expression in Juvenile PolyposisNIH
    2009 - 2012
  • The Molecular Basis of Juvenile Polyposis
    The Molecular Basis of Juvenile PolyposisNIH
    2003 - 2007

Other Languages

  • French

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Wellmark Alliance Select

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