Dr. Ronald K. Downs, MD

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Specializes in Plastic Surgery • Male • Age 58

The Centre, P.C. Comprehensive Plastic Surgery
611 E Douglas Rd Ste 108
Mishawaka, IN 46545
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Dr. Downs' Offices

The Centre, P.C. Comprehensive Plastic Surgery
The Centre PC
611 E Douglas Rd Ste 108
Mishawaka, IN 46545
The Centre, P.C. Comprehensive Plastic Surgery
The Centre, P.C.
500 Arcade Ave Ste 300
Elkhart, IN 46514
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Hospital Quality

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Indiana University Health - Goshen Hospital
200 High Park Ave
Goshen, IN 46526
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center
5215 Holy Cross Pkwy
Mishawaka, IN 46545

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Downs accepting new patients?

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    The Centre, P.C. Comprehensive Plastic Surgery
    The Centre PC
    611 E Douglas Rd Ste 108
    Mishawaka, IN 46545
    (574) 281-0027
    Contact Information
    (574) 968-9100 (Office)
    (574) 968-3517 (Fax)
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    The Centre, P.C. Comprehensive Plastic Surgery
    The Centre, P.C.
    500 Arcade Ave Ste 300
    Elkhart, IN 46514
    (574) 281-0027
    Contact Information
    (800) 909-2992 (Office)
    (574) 293-1511 (Fax)
    • Parking: Parking is available in the Riverpointe parking lot.
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    Accepted Insurances

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  2. Dr. Downs' Experience

    Dr. Downs' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Plastic Surgery
    • Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Abdominoplasty
    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Breast Augmentation
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Cosmetic Laser Surgery
    • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Facelift
    • Hand Surgery
    • Head and Neck Surgery
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Reconstructive Surgery
    • Skin Grafts
    • Vaser® Liposelection (Liposuction)
    • Wound Repair
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    Background Check for Dr. Downs

    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

    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Easton Hospital
    Complete in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Easton Hospital
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Complete in 1992
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Downs & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Downs' Hospital Quality

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    • Elkhart General Hospital

    • Memorial Hospital of South Bend

    • Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Downs

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
    • 16 responses

    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Downs to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

    Dr. Downs' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.7 out of 5

    15 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    16 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    16 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    14 responses

    Experience with Dr. Downs

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

    15 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.6 out of 5

    16 responses

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