Dr. Deborah Vanderveen, MD

Dr. Deborah Vanderveen, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Deborah Vanderveen, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology doctor who practices in Peabody, MA. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Read her story

10 Centennial Dr

Peabody, MA 01960

Contact Information

(617) 355-6401

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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more than 88% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 65% of peers
Lazy Eye
more than 46% of peers

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Dr. Vanderveen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vanderveen "Dr. Deborah K. Vanderveen is an Associate in Medicine in the Department of Ophthalmology at Boston Children's Hospital. She specializes in Pediatric Strabismus Misaligned Eyes, Ptosis Drooping Eyelids, Glaucomes, Retinopathy of Prematurity, and Galucoma. Dr. Vanderveen received her medical education from University of Kansas Medical Center and completed her training at University of Kansas City Medical Center, Boston University Medical School, and Boston Children's Hospital."


  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Pediatric Cataract
  • Pediatric Glaucoma
  • Pediatric Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Still's Disease
  • Strabismus
  • Visual Field Defects


  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Pediatric Eye and Vision Examination
  • Vision Screening
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Kansas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Boston University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vanderveen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vanderveen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vanderveen to family and friends
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Vanderveen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
My daughter was born with a unilateral cataract and developed glaucoma at 4 months old. She has been seeing Dr VanderVeen since she was 2 weeks old. Dr. VanderVeen is an excellent doctor, she is very caring and compassionate and takes the time to explain everything in detail.
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Hospitals where Dr. Vanderveen has admitting privileges

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115
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