Dr. David Lutz, MD

Dr. David Lutz, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. David Lutz, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University-M.D. in 1998 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.Read his story

7956 W Jefferson Blvd # 220

Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Contact Information

(260) 436-2416

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Lutheran Preferred
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lutz performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Lutz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lutz "David J. Lutz, M.D., F.A.A.P.M.R. is a Physiatrist (Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation) - General practicing in Fort Wayne, IN. Member of Board of Directors - Indiana Pain Society, Mayo Alumni Association, Fort Wayne Medical Society and Spine Intervention Society. AWARDS & ACCOLADES Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016) On-Time Doctor Award (2014) Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016) Top 10 Doctor - State (2014) Top Doctors (2016, 2017) Alpha Omega Alpha (1997) Chief Resident (2002 - 2003) America's Top Physicians (2012) "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lutz "As a Physical Medicine Specialist I am committed to providing progressive treatments to patients via non-surgical means. I find it gratifying seeing a positive change in patient?s lives, often in a short period of time. Having a genuine concern for my patients overall well-being, I understand that living with pain is not truly living."

1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

69  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tension Headache
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Wrist Pain

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23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • North Carolina State University In Raleigh, Nc-Chemical Engineering
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of North Carolina
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • The Brody School Of Medicine At East Carolina University-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation-Brody School Of Medicine Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Health Syst Estn Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lutz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lutz's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lutz to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Lutz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I worked with Dr. Lutz for a year and also was a patient and he is one that will excel in all he does because he cares about his patients and he is dedicated to his staff and believes in putting patient care first.
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Dr. Lutz is a caring and compassionate doctor who listens to my concerns. He has helped me tremendously with my back pain and sciatica. He takes the time to explain what is wrong and provided treatments that have really helped. I can see why he has many awards on his walls. His wait times are...more
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I had an EMG and consult with DR. Lutz. His bedside manner was not caring at all. He had me flipping back and forth for the EMG did not offer to help at all, left bloody gauze where I was supposed to lay my head and had the EMG machine in the way so I was kicking it when I had to turn over, perhaps...more
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excellent bed side manner, caring, and thorough.
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He told me that his job was to have patients learn how to live with pain. Has no business telling patients that.
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