Dr. Doug Dehning, MD

Dr. Doug Dehning, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(12)
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Dr. Doug Dehning, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Independence, MO. He graduated from Creighton University and specializes in ophthalmology.

4741 S Cochise Dr

Independence, MO 64055

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 96% of peers
Retina Diseases
very high
more than 91% of peers
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
very high
more than 88% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Ulcer
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Creighton University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Truman Medical Center-West
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UT-Houston Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dehning has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dehning's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dehning to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Dehning's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

in Sugar Creek, MO
Thank you! For your great staff and Dr. Dehning for taking such good care of my eyes..
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in Kansas City, MO
Dr. Dehning is outstanding. Not only is his bedside manner superb but his method of educating and explaining are thorough and respctful.
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in Independence, MO
Dr. Dehning is caring, warm, fun, helpful, very skilled in his field. My wife and I love him!
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in Independence, MO
Very businesslike and efficient
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in Larry and Linda Love Lees Summit, MO
We saw Dr Dehning yesterday for our yearly check up. He is a wonderful doctor and his staff is excellent. Ashley helped me at the Independence office. She goes beyond her job to make sure you are comfortable with the tests they are doing. The staff at the front desk is amazing as well. I can't...more
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