Howard is one of our most senior physician assistants (PA) and has been with us since May 2013. He graduated from Kettering College of Medical Arts in 1995. Prior to that, he spent over 21 honorable years in the United States Air Force, having retired in 1992. Howard’s background as a PA includes family practice and emergency medicine for four years, and then eight years in neurological surgery with a major emphasis on the spine. Howard has spent the last 11 years in pain management with an interest in chronic neck and lower back pain, neuropathy, and headaches. He has been married to his wife, Sheila, a middle school teacher, for 28 years, and they have three grown sons.