Howard D. Frauwirth, MD

Medical Director, Valley Medical Group - Midland Park

Howard Frauwirth, MD
Specialties
Internal Medicine
Primary Care
Gender
Male
Languages
English
Valley Medical Group
Member, ColigoCare
ColigoCare is a network of physicians working collectively to provide the highest quality care to patients and the community.

Appointments

Howard Frauwirth

Location(s)

VMG - Internal Medicine, Midland Park

44 Godwin Avenue
Suite 201
Midland Park, NJ 07432
Phone: 201-891-5044
Fax: 201-891-1119

Education

Education

MD, UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, 1996 - 2000

MD, University Of Medicine And Dentistry Of New Jersey, 1996 - 2000

BA, Cornell University, 1993 - 1996

Internship & Residency

Montefiore Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 2000 - 2003

Board Certifications

American Board Of Internal Medicine - Certified, 2003

Get to Know Me

What are some of the specific conditions you treat?

High triglycerides, high cholesterol.

What techniques or procedures do you use in your practice?

I use advanced lipid testing to better characterize risk and help identify the best therapeutic approaches for hard-to-treat cases.

What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?

In addition to general internal medicine, I am a board-certified clinical lipidologist.  I work with patients with poorly controlled triglycerides and cholesterol on achieving goal numbers, and preventing complications associated with bad cholesterol, including cardiovascular disease, diabetes and pancreatitis.

Publications & Research

Clinical Trials

LOWER
LOWER is an observational trial looking at the long term effects of lomitapide.  This is a novel drug used to treat a rare and extreme form of high cholesterol known as homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia.

Insurance

Valley Medical Group providers accept the following plans.

Patient Ratings & Comments

4.8

Comments are gathered from our patient satisfaction surveys.

09/11/2019
I was not rushed in anyway. All of my questions were answered. Dr. Frauwirth was very kind and helpful and also knowledgeable of my whole history.
08/26/2019
excellent
08/22/2019
Dr. Frauwirth is one of those (nowadays) rare doctors who actually listens, does not make me feel rushed.
07/14/2019
Very happy with the care, information and follow-up action by Dr. Frauwirth [...]
07/01/2019
First visit with Dr Frauwirth [...]. So far glad to have chosen him.