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Dr. William Howard, DO

Pediatrics* Age 73
Dr. William Howard, DO
5.0 (8 Ratings)

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Dr. William Howard, DO is a Pediatrics Specialist in Des Moines, IA.
Dr. William Howard, DO
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Dr. William Howard, DO

Pediatrics* Age 73
Des Moines, IA
Accepting new patients
44 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. William Howard, DO is a Pediatrics Specialist in Des Moines, IA.

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Dr. William Howard, DO is a Pediatrics Specialist in Des Moines, IA and has 44 years experience. They graduated from University Osteo Med & Health Sci in 1980 and completed a residency at Raymond Blank Memorial Hospital Chl.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center. Dr. Howard has experience treating conditions like Acute Upper Respiratory Infection among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Howard received an average rating of 5.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 8 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Howard is board certified in Pediatrics.

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Immunization Administration
Wellness Examination
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Immunization Administration
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Immunization Administration
Wellness Examination
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Conduct Disorder
Constipation
Fever
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Nail Infection
Newborn Jaundice
Pharyngitis
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Acidosis
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Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
ADHD and-or ADD
Administrative Physical
All Types of Food Poisoning
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylactic Peanut Allergy
Anaphylactic Shell Fish Allergy
Anaphylaxis
Anemia
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Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
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Asthma
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Ataxia
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Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Balanitis
Balanoposthitis
Bedwetting
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Boil
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Bronchiolitis
Bronchitis
Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Bronchospasm
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Burn Injuries
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Canker Sore
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Chlamydia Infections
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pharyngitis
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Tonsillitis
Cold Sore
Congenital Hand Anomaly
Contact Dermatitis
Cough
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Cystic Fibrosis
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Dermatitis Due to Drugs
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Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diaper Rash
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Down Syndrome
Dry Skin
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Dysentery
Dyshydrotic Eczema
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
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Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Elbow Sprain
Enteritis
Esophagitis
Excessive Sweating
Fever-Induced Seizure
Foot Infection
Foot Sprain
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Genital Herpes
Hair Loss
Headache
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Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hip Pointer
Hip Sprain
Hives
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Hydrocele
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Impetigo
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Indigestion
Influenza (Flu)
Ingrown Nail
Insomnia
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Intertrigo
Iodine Deficiency
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Pain
Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
Knee Sprain
Lactose Intolerance
Laryngitis
Lice
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Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Mood Disorders (Dysthymia and Cyclothymia)
Motion Sickness
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
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Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Nightmare Disorder
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Orchitis
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Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteopenia
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar Wart
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Pollen Allergy
Polyuria
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Postnasal Drip
Proteinuria
Radiculopathy
Rash
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Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
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Scabies
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Scarlet Fever
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Second-Degree Burns
Separation Anxiety
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
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Shortness of Breath
Sickle Cell Disease
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Sleep-Walking
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Strep Throat
Stye
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Sunburn
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Swimmer's Ear
Swine Flu
Tension Headache
Thrush
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Tinea Versicolor
Tinnitus
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Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Torticollis
Tremor
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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis or Vaginosis
Vertigo
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Viral Enteritis
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
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Wheezing
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Wrist Sprain or Strain
Yeast Infections
Diabetes Counseling

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Locations

  1. 1 Mercyone Des Moines Pediatrics Urgent Care
    330 Laurel St Ste 2100, Des Moines, IA 50314
  2. 2 Office
    1475 PO Box, Des Moines, IA 50305

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Dec 18, 2015
I have both my son and daughter see him. He takes the time to answer all the questions and concerns.
huxley ia — Dec 18, 2015
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Biography
  • Dr. William Howard, DO is a pediatrics specialist in Des Moines, IA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Osteo Med & Health Sci in 1980. He specializes in Pediatrics.
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Pediatrics
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • University Osteo Med & Health Sci
    1980
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Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics
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Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Raymond Blank Memorial Hospital Chl
    1983
Residency Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. William Howard, DO. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Howard's profile.

Dr. Howard frequently treats the following conditions: Acute Upper Respiratory Infection. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. William Howard, DO is affiliated with Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. William Howard, DO holds board certification in Pediatrics.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mercyone Des Moines Medical Center

    1111 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA