Dr. Mark Van Houten, MD

Dr. Mark Van Houten, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Mark Van Houten, MD is a neurology specialist in Irvine, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

14150 Culver Dr Ste 307

Irvine, CA 92604

Contact Information

(949) 548-4111

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Van Houten

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 92% of peers
more than 91% of peers
EMG (Electromyography)
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Van Houten'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

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

58  Conditions Treated

Read Less

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Los Angeles Countyusc Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Houten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Van Houten does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Van Houten and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Van Houten's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Houten to family and friends
24 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Van Houten's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I visited Dr. Van Houten today for the first time and was very impressed. Dr. Van Houten gave me hope. He has a wonderful personality, is extremely intelligent and very professional I would highly recommend him to everyone who needs a neurologist.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Van Houten saw my mom 8 months ago. He was dismissive and rude. He would not listen to my concerns of Parkinson's Disease. He kept repeating no Tremors no Parkinson's. She is now in stage 4 and still does not have tremors. Had he at least tried her on levodopa we would have seen immediate...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
He had me take Depikot when I was pregnant. It was particularly my fault because I didn't look up the side effects believing that the doctor would know. I was greatly mistaken. Know I have a child that is severely delayed and according to his neurologist he will most likely never be on his own. ...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option3
Flag this
Image of Dr. Van Houten
Are you Dr. Van Houten?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Pediatric Neurology
Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)
Vascular & Interventional Radiology