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Frederick Howden

Frederick Michael Howden, M.D.

Alvarado Hospital Medical Center
5555 Reservoir Drive
Suite 206
San Diego, CA  92120
United States
1 619 287-6003
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Dartmouth College, AB, Biology 1975
Cornell University Medical College, MD, 1983
Internship - North Shore University Hosp, Manhasset, NY, 1984
Residency - St. Luke's/Roosevelth Hospital. NY< NY 1989
Fellowship - Medical College of Georgia, 1991
Staff, Naval Medical Center, San Diego - 1991-1994
Private Practice - 1994 - present
ABTS Board Certification, #5227, renewed 2001
California medcial license, #G76203

Other Interests

Aortic aneurysm/dissection surgery
Esophageal surgery
Chest wall surgery
Correction of congenital defects in adults
Lung surgery for benign and malignant disease
On-pump surgical revascularization
Maze procedure for atrial fibrillation
Valve repair and replacement

Practice Areas

  • Cardiac
  • Thoracic
  • Critical Care
  • Endocarditis
  • Mediastinum
  • Heart failure
  • Pleura
  • Pericardium
  • Valve disease
  • Thoracic
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Lung
  • Chest wall
  • Cancer
  • Electrophysiology/arrhythmia
  • Coronary disease
  • Great vessels
  • Diaphragm
  • Esophagus