Office Hours : M-F, 9am to 5pm
  Phone : 610.375.0500

Our Surgeons

Robert J. Howard D.O., F.A.C.S.


Dr. Howard specializes in minimally invasive surgery, including laparoscopic procedures of the colon, esophagus, gallbladder as well as laparoscopic hernia repair. Additionally, Dr. Howard specializes in robotic surgery of the gallbladder as well as oncological surgery of the breast.


A native of Kutztown, Dr. Howard is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, completing his surgical residency at Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network.  Dr. Howard is board certified in General Surgery, a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons and a member of both the Pennsylvania Medical Society and Berks County Medical Society.

“I take pride in explaining my patients’ diagnosis and treatment options in a way they can truly understand and strive to provide the most advanced and minimal invasive solution possible.”