Dr. Marc Duerden, MD

Dr. Marc Duerden, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Marc Duerden, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Indianapolis, IN. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.Read his story

8005 Oaklandon Rd

Indianapolis, IN 46236

Contact Information

(317) 675-0913

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Dr. Duerden's Experience

Dr. Duerden's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Spinal Injury Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Duerden's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Duerden "Marc Duerden MD is a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician who graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor degree (BS) in Chemistry and Indiana University with a medical degree (MD). He graduated from the primer residency training program at the Northwestern University (Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago) in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He was then recruited to join the faculty at the new Indiana University School of Medicine residency training program and worked with the physician group at Rehabilitation Associates of Indiana for about 20 years. It was his great honor and pleasure to serve thousands of patients over these years helping them to rehabilitate from severe injuries or impairments. He is board certified in four areas including his primary board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He has subspecialty board certifications in Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, Independent Medical Examinations and Disability Analysis. He also serves as a guest medical examiner for the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is currently working for National Government Services (Medicare contractor) to develop and adjudicate the application of Medicare Policies for millions of patients in the United States. He continues to practice part-time in clinical practice as a solo-practitioner. Dr. Duerden has been recognized by being an Expert Network Distinguished Physician, Best Doctors in America, Central Indiana's "Top Doctors" U.S. News & World Report, Indianapolis Monthly Top Doctors, America's Top Physicians, and several other honors. He has served as the President of the Indianapolis Medical Society, Indiana Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and the 7th District of the Indiana State Medical Association. He has served on several Board of Trustees, Board of Directors, Committee and Commissions over the years. He volunteers for the Boy Scouts of America, Bridges of Hope International and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He is an Associate Clinical Professor at the Indiana University School of Medicine. He has presented hundreds of clinical presentations both regionally, nationally and internationally. He has authored several articles for professional journals and a book chapter."


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  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Spinal Injury Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain


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  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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.


  • Purdue University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St Vincent's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Northwestern University Rehab Insts
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Duerden has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Duerden's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Duerden's Performance

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Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. Duerden accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Duerden has admitting privileges

Community Hospital East
1500 N Ritter Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46219
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Community Hospital North
7150 Clearvista Dr
Indianapolis, IN 46256
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