As a native of Tallahassee, Dr. Howard is excited and humbled to serve the community as a healthcare provider. In 1993, Dr. Howard received his undergraduate degree in pharmacy from Florida A&M University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. While practicing pharmacy in Tallahassee, Dr. Howard obtained his Masters in Public Health from Florida A&M University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Institute of Public Health in 1999. Dr. Howard understands the challenges facing the underserved, the underinsured, and the health disparities prevalent within certain communities which includes the lack of access to dental care.
His interest in dentistry began at an early age. He remembers vividly his visits to the dentist and how intrigued he was by what the dentist did. His interest and desire for a hands on approach to health care lead Dr. Howard to the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics where he obtained his dental degree in 2015. His clinical training includes providing emergency and comprehensive treatment to the elderly, and for the mentally, physically, and medically complex patients over 18 years of age. He obtained hands-on clinical experience using a comprehensive care philosophy for geriatric residents in nursing homes and the homebound as a team member on the Geriatric Mobile Dental unit affiliated with the Geriatric and Special Needs Clinic, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.
Dr. Howard has provided routine dental care, with an emphasis on prevention and education, to infants and children through his extramural rotation at The Dr. Rhys B. Jones Dental Health Center, Cedar Rapids, IA.
Dr. Howard is dedicated to life long learning and excellence with caring and compassion. Dr. Howard participates in continuing education courses for pharmacy and dentistry so that he can provide the best care possible to all of his patients. Dr. Howard believes in giving back. He has participated in many free dental clinics and outreach efforts.
Dr. Howard would like to invite you to make an appointment today to begin the journey toward improved oral health.
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