Dr. Daniel Whipple, MD

Dr. Daniel Whipple, MD

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56 y/o
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Dr. Daniel Whipple, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Avon, IN and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in ophthalmology.

Whipple EyeCenter

8244 E US Highway 36 Ste 200

Avon, IN 46123
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Dry Eyes
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lazy Eye
very high
more than 96% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

88  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Black Eye
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Entropion
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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14  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Dilation of Outflow Canal
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • IN UNIV SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • St Vincent Hospital And Health Services
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whipple has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whipple's Reviews

1.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whipple to family and friends
9 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Whipple's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

When I scheduled my appointment with Dr Whipple I assumed I would be seeing him. However, without any notice, an Optometrist saw me. I wanted to see an M.D. I felt deceived.
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When I 1st started looking for an ophthalmologist, I reviewed the background of several physicians. I chose Dr. Whipple based on his background, credentials, etc. I was very satisfied with my surgery but have only seen him once or twice. The other times, I was seen by other doctors in the...more
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Makes you feel like just another number. You will wait forever. See about 10 people before the doctor. He will only spend a few minutes with you and just barks orders at his nurse. He doesn't ask any questions about your condition or really offer any help. A nurse interrupted my appt. to call...more
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When I went to see Dr. Whipple. A new doctor was there. When I asked where Dr. Whipple was, he said " I am the only doctor here in the room, do not worry about Dr. Whipple. He also said that I would be dealing with him most of the time from now on. I go there because of Dr. Whipple not because...more
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Terrible visit. My wife and I made an appointment at the same time - I saw Dr. Whipple and my wife saw Dr. Smith. I waited for an hour to see him and my wife left TWO HOURS before I did. Once I received his bill he added a new patient fee even though I had seen him for years except for the last 3...more
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