Dr. Douglas Duven, MD

Dr. Douglas Duven, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Douglas Duven, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Waterloo, IA. He is 65 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

1753 W Ridgeway Ave Ste 104

Waterloo, IA 50701

Contact Information

(319) 833-6100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Lump
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
17

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Lipomas
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

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

  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Nebr Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Society Breast Surgeons: Ultrasound and Stereotactic certification, 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Duven has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Duven's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Duven to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

Dr. Duven's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (1)

in Altoona, IA |
He recommended expensive testing without reviewing prior year's scans. Fortunately, I went back to my prior radiologist and doctor who said all the issues he was concerned about were on prior scans. Didn't take the time to consider reviewing these before making rash decisions. Charged me for 2...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Duven accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Alliance Select

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Duven has admitting privileges

UnityPoint Health - Allen Hospital
1825 Logan Ave
Waterloo, IA 50703
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