Dr. Neil W. Wangstrom, MD

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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 59

304 Detroit St
La Porte, IN 46350
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Dr. Wangstrom's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital
1007 Lincolnway
La Porte, IN 46350
Indiana University Health Starke Hospital
102 E Culver Rd
Knox, IN 46534

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Neil Wangstrom MD
304 Detroit St
La Porte, IN 46350
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    Dr. Wangstrom's Experience

    Dr. Wangstrom's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Audiometry
    • Balloon Sinuplasty
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Bile Duct Surgery
    • Biopsy
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
    • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
    • Diagnostic Endoscopy
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Pinning
    • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
    • Ear Reconstruction
    • Ear Surgery
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Earlobe Repair
    • Earwax Removal
    • Endoscopic Laser Laryngeal Cancer Surgery
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
    • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
    • Endoscopic Zenker's Diverticulum Surgery
    • Endoscopy
    • ENT Surgery
    • Esophageal Dilatation
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    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Facial Bone
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
    • Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
    • Fine Needle Aspiration
    • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
    • Frenectomy
    • Glossectomy
    • Hardware Removal
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Inner Ear Repair
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Irrigation of Ear
    • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
    • Joint Fusion
    • Laceration Repair
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Larynx Repair
    • Lesion Removal
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Lymph Node Resection
    • Microlaryngeal Surgery
    • Microlaryngoscopy
    • Minimally Invasive Parathyrodectomy
    • Minor Skin Surgery
    • Myringotomy
    • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
    • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Nasal Surgery
    • Nasopharyngoscopy
    • Neck Surgery
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Orbit Evisceration
    • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Parotidectomy
    • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
    • Polypectomy
    • Radiofrequency Ablation for Barrett's Esophagus
    • Septal Perforation Repair
    • Sinus Augmentation
    • Sinus Surgery
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Skin Cancer Removal
    • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
    • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
    • Skin Lesion Biopsy
    • Skin Lesion Removal
    • Skin Surgery
    • Sleep Apnea Surgery
    • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Stitches
    • Surgery, Trauma
    • Surgical Procedures
    • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
    • Suture Uncomplicated Lacerations
    • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
    • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Tracheostomy
    • Tumor Resection
    • Tumor Surgery
    • Turbinate Reduction
    • Tympanometry
    • Uvulectomy
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
    • Wound Repair
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    • Abscess
    • Acid Reflux
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Adult Development Disorders
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Skin Tumor
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Nose
    • Bronchitis
    • Cancer
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Adenoid Infection
    • Chronic Laryngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Cleft Palate
    • Conductive Hearing Loss
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Down Syndrome
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    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Dilation
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Head and Neck Conditions
    • Head and Neck Tumor
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Hearing Loss
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Hyperacusis
    • Jaw Fracture
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laceration
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukoplakia
    • Lip Cancer
    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Malignant Tumor
    • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Orbital Fracture
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Peritonsillar Abscess
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Lesion
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tongue-Tie
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Tonsillitis
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Tumor
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    Background Check for Dr. Wangstrom

    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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Washington University St Louis
    Graduated in 1985

    Internship Hospital

    University Chicago Pritzker School Med
    Complete in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    University Chicago Pritzker School Med
    Complete in 1991
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Wangstrom & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Wangstrom's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital

    • Indiana University Health Starke Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wangstrom to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

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    Dr. Wangstrom's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.9 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Wangstrom

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    Neil Wangstrom MD
    304 Detroit St
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 326-2498 (Office)
    (219) 325-8181 (Fax)
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