Dr. Derek J. Dawson, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 60

8256 Hohman Ave
Munster, IN 46321
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Dr. Dawson's Experience

Dr. Dawson's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
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  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Eye Exams
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Photocoagulation
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy
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  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Uveitis (Iridocyclitis)
  • Visual Field Defects
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Background Check for Dr. Dawson

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Most outstanding Resident, 1984
  • drdjdawson.com
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Education & Training

Medical School

Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1980

Internship Hospital

Howard University Hospital
Complete in 1981

Residency Hospital

Howard University Hospital
Complete in 1984

Undergraduate Schools

University Of Southern California
Graduated in 1976
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Dawson & Staff

  • English

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