Dr. Douglas Althouse, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 37

8445 Andermatt Dr
Lincoln, NE 68526
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Hospital Quality

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Bryan Health Medical Center - East
1600 S 48th St
Lincoln, NE 68506
Bryan Medical Center West
2300 S 16th St
Lincoln, NE 68502

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Prairie Lake Family Medicine
Prairie Lake Family Medicine
8445 Andermatt Dr
Lincoln, NE 68526
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    Dr. Althouse's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Preventive Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Physical Examination
    • Urinalysis
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Well Baby Care
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    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hypertension
    • Injuries
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Althouse

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med
    Graduated in 2003

    Internship Hospital

    Nebraska Med Center
    Complete in 2004

    Residency Hospital

    Nebraska Med Center
    Complete in 2006

    Undergraduate Schools

    Wayne State College
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Althouse & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Althouse's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Bryan Health Medical Center - East

    • Bryan Medical Center West

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Althouse to family and friends

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    Dr. Althouse's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Althouse

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Althouse accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Prairie Lake Family Medicine
    8445 Andermatt Dr
    Lincoln, NE 68526
    (402) 328-4700 (Office)
    (402) 328-4702 (Fax)
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