Dr. Deborah Vanderveen, MD

Dr. Deborah Vanderveen, MD

Pediatric Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Deborah Vanderveen, MD is a pediatric ophthalmology specialist in Peabody, MA and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and ophthalmology.Read her story

10 Centennial Dr

Peabody, MA 01960

Contact Information

(617) 355-6401

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Top Care Areas

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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."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

28  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • 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

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4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Vanderveen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

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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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