Dr. John Saalwaechter, MD

Dr. John Saalwaechter, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 73
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Dr. John Saalwaechter, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Lebanon, IN and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

504 W Camp St

Lebanon, IN 46052

Contact Information

(765) 482-7005

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Saalwaechter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Difficulty With Walking
very high
more than 99% of peers
Muscle Weakness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ataxia
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Saalwaechter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

218  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Usaf Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Mba Indiana Wesleyan
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saalwaechter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saalwaechter's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saalwaechter to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Saalwaechter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He tells it like it is. He doesn't beat around the bush He comes out and tells you, this is what is wrong and these are your options. He is always available for questions or any issues. He gives his personal cell phone number out to every single one of his patients.
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