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Dr. John Hamelink, MD

Vascular Surgery ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Hamelink

Dr. John Hamelink, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Bloomington, IN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.


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(812) 339-1100

Dr. Hamelink accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Dr. Hamelink's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hamelink treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Hamelink treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Peripheral Artery Bypass
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hamelink performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Hamelink performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Carotid Artery Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hamelink treats Carotid Artery Disease more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Hamelink treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Carotid Artery Stenosis

Dr. Hamelink's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Hamelink, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Bloomington, IN and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Brooke Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1981
Brooke Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1980
University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1981
1980

Awards

Dr. Hamelink's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hamelink

1.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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(10)

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A few years ago I lived in IN & was concerned about spider veins after I suffered a DVT and multiple PE. THE VERY FIRST THING he said to me was, "Well, you know that's expensive and not covered by insurance. And there are no guarantees the procedure will reduce the appearance of the veins." Excuse...Read More
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It would be more appropriate to have 0 stars. Waited a month to see him. He didn't take the time to go through my chart during that time, simply made a 5 minute phone call to the doctor I was trying to get away from!! He had his opinion formed by that phone call and listened to nothing I had to...Read More
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Cold fish. Didn't come across the exam room to even look at my varicosity up close. Didn't inspire confidence. If I proceed with treatment, already wondering how to have another surgeon do it.
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Horrible bedside manner, very rude,doesn't listen, does not have patience with the elderly, didn't use gloves during exam, would love to know his infection rate on surgery. Ended up going to Indianapolis with severe infection and almost died....
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