Russell Howerton, MD

Russell Howerton, MD

General Surgery Winston Salem, NC

Professor of Surgery, Wake Forest University

Office Address

  • Medical Center Blvd
    Winston Salem, NC 27157
    Phone: (336) 716-9592
    Fax: (336) 716-6637

Russell Howerton, MD

General Surgery Winston Salem, NC

Professor of Surgery, Wake Forest University

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)

Education & Training

  • Tufts Medical CenterTufts Medical Center
  • Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University
  • Vanderbilt University School of MedicineVanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins University

Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1992 - 2015
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
    • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Inpatient - Core EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2012
    • Best Doctors in America2009-2010

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Optimal Timing of Systemic Therapy in Resectable Colorectal Liver Metastases  Ihemelandu C, Levine EA, Aklilu M, Yacoub G, Howerton RM, Bolemon B, Graham M, Russell G, Shen P, American Surgeon, 1/1/2013
    • Oncocytic Biliary Cystadenocarcinoma: A Case Report and Review of the Literature  Bardin R, Trupiano J, Howerton R, Geisinger K, Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, 11/1/2011
    • Peritoneal Surface Disease from Colorectal Cancer: Comparison with the Hepatic Metastases Surgical Paradigm in Optimally Resected Patients  Shen P, Kurt T, Stewart JH, Howerton RM, Loggie BW, Russell GB, Levine EA, Annals of Surgical Oncology, 1/1/2008

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Network Health Plan HMO
    • Network Health Plan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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