Dr. Douglas Van Putten, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Douglas Van Putten, MD
Dr. Douglas Van Putten, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Valparaiso, IN. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Van Putten is affiliated with Methodist Hospital Southlake, Franciscan Health Michigan City, Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital and Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center.

Douglas Van Putten, MD

1620 Country Club Rd

Valparaiso, IN 46383

Contact Information

(219) 872-7546

Dr. Douglas Van Putten, MD

Dr. Douglas Van Putten, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Van Putten is a highly skilled Ophthalmic Plastic, Reconstructive & Cosmetic Surgeon offering his special skills as a microsurgeon to numerous procedures including Face lifts, Brow lifts, Eyelids, Liposuction, Breast Augmentation, Tummy Tucks and stretch mark therapy to name a few. Become one of many patients to experience the years of expertise, unprecedented patient care, and distinguished excellence Dr. Van Putten and staff can offer you.
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Dr. Van Putten's Experience

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Dr. Van Putten's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Plastic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

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

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chronic Dacryoadenitis
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Floaters
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Gynecomastia
  • Headache
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Photokeratitis
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Blepharorrhaphy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enucleation of Eye
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Iridectomy
  • Iridotomy
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Lid Retraction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Wound Repair
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Andrews University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Loma Linda University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Loma Linda University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Putten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Putten's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Putten to family and friends
2.8
based on 8 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Van Putten's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
La Porte, IN |
Another person stated this site only posts good reviews so I'm not going to waste my valuable time. However, you couldn't pay me to go back to that place!
in South Bend, IN |
Dr VanPutten is wonderful, from his surgical knowledge to his treatments he is very skilled. He has done everything from Botox to liposuction, fillers and is great at ever thing he does. He will not do something he feels is not necessary and is very open and honest. His office staff is wonderful and his office is incredible with beautiful art and very large and modern, his exam rooms are the same way, exceptional. He is incredible. I would recommend him with great confidence to anyone!
in Laporte , IN |
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Dr. Van Putten accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Van Putten has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Michigan City
301 W Homer St
Michigan City, IN 46360
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Indiana University Health La Porte Hospital
1007 Lincolnway
La Porte, IN 46350
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Methodist Hospital Southlake
8701 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410
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Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center
5215 Holy Cross Pkwy
Mishawaka, IN 46545
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