Meet the Staff

Dr. Randy Howard is a native of Alabama.  After graduating with honors from Tuskegee University, obtaining a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, he attended The University of Kentucky College of Medicine where he received his medical degree. Dr. Howard completed his Internal Medicine residency and Gastroenterology fellowship training at Case Western Reserve University College of Medicine/ Metro Health Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Howard founded Gastroenterology and Hepatology Associates in July of 2005. Dr. Howard is active within the healthcare community, and is a member of several professional societies. Some include:

  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity
  • Treasurer- Patient Partner Surgery Center
  • Board Member of Healthspring Hendersonville IPA
  • Board Member of Hendersonville YMCA
  • Chief of Staff- Hendersonville Medical Center from 2009-2013
  • Chief Chair of Medicine Hendersonville Medical Center 2007-2009
  • Secretary/Treasurer Hendersonville Medical Center from 2007-2009

 Dr. Howard is board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine. He and his wife, Shataia, have two children and they enjoy spending time with family and close friends. Dr. Howard’s hobbies include golf and tennis.