Dr. Michael Highhouse, MD

Dr. Michael Highhouse, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Highhouse, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lafayette, IN and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1411 S Creasy Ln Ste 120

Lafayette, IN 47905

Contact Information

(765) 447-4165

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Encore
  • Humana
  • MDwise
  • Medicaid
  • PHCS
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Top Care Areas


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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
more than 88% of peers
Foot Conditions
more than 83% of peers

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Disorders
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Disorders
  • Injuries
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Wrist Disorders


Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Highhouse has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Highhouse's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Highhouse to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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  • 3
  • 2
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Dr. Highhouse's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Had a first visit and great Personality great how he understood exactly where I was coming from. I like this guy will probably getting a hip replaced with him in the future
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The worst doctor possible. I had an avulsion fracture in January 2017 it's presently August 2017 and after paying thousands of $ in medical expenses, I recently received a new bill for $46.00 for an x-ray reading and report. By the way my ankle remains swollen and in pain. The health system in...more
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My son hurt his knee skiing. Dr. Highhouse reviewed the MRI and stated confidently that he needed ACL surgery and was ready to schedule. We got a second opinion in Indy which stated that the ACL was in fact intact and would improve over time with NO surgery. We tried to call Dr. Highhouse to talk...more
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I've had several leg surgeries but being there has been sometimes yrs a part I have been thru different Dr's, yes the waiting rm may take a while at times but Dr Highhouse is well worth ur wait, best surgery & recovery I have been thru. He takes time listens, and goes well above, w concerns & ?s...more
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