Dr. Howard J Caplan, MD



Internal Medicine     -  Pennsylvania,  Wynnewood

 Overview

Dr. Howard J Caplan, MD works in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania is a specialist in Internal Medicine and graduated Jefferson Med College in 1972. Dr. Caplan is affiliated with Lankenau Hospital, Paoli Hospital and practicing for 45 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

 Conditions

  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Related to Topoisomerase Type II Inhibitor
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
  • Aureobasidium (Pullularia) Fungus Allergy
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cataract, Anterior Polar, Dominant
  • Cholecystitis
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Dystonia 13, Torsion, Autosomal Dominant
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Dystonia 6, Torsion
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Goosefoot Allergy
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Implanon® Placement
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Isolaz System Acne Treatment
  • Job Syndrome
  • Joint Fusion
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Liver Test
  • Malignant Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Myocardial Revascularization
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Radical Cystectomy and Prostate Removal
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Skin Aging
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Visual Field Loss
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Concussion
  • Convulsions
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 45

 State License

  • Pennsylvania

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Jefferson Med College

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Graduated: 1972

Internship Hospital


San Francisco General Hospital

San Francisco, CA, USA

Year completed: 1973

Residency Hospitals


Jefferson Genl Hospital

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Year completed: 1979

 Awards

1   AAN
2   PNS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Howard J Caplan MD

100 East Lancaster Avenue Suite 463
Pennsylvania (PA)
Wynnewood,
19096

  (610) 649-6800
Office Volume:    15 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Howard J Caplan MD, 100 East Lancaster Avenue Suite 463, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania (PA), 19096




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Blue PPO
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Freedom Plan
  • Golden Rule
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Keystone Health Plan East HMO
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Personal Choice PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Regional Pref Network EPO
  • Regional Pref Network HMO
  • Regional Pref Network HMO+
  • Regional Pref Network POS+
  • Regional Pref Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Lankenau Hospital photo


Lankenau Hospital

100 Lancaster Avenue Pennsylvania PA, Wynnewood, 19096

Lankenau Hospital is a hospital located in Wynnewood, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 13 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 14 procedures.



Paoli Hospital photo


Paoli Hospital

255 West Lancaster Avenue Pennsylvania PA, Paoli, 19301

Paoli Hospital is a hospital located in Paoli, PA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 12 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 3 of 12 procedures.




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