Dr. Michael House, MD

Dr. Michael House, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael House, MD is a general surgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from Harvard Med Sch in 1999 and specializes in general surgery.

545 Barnhill Dr Bldg Eh

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Contact Information

(317) 274-5771

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

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Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cholangiocarcinoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystotomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paracentesis
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vagotomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • Harvard Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. House has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. House's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. House to family and friends
4.6
based on 22 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. House's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Nile, Mi
Very thorough and professional
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in Indianapolis, IN
Very rude, self centered, no bed side manner, arrogant. I don't care how good of a surgeon you are if you act like this and your team does not work with you than your not any good to us! You need to be polite listen to your patent and their family. I would never recommend you to any one!!!
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in Muncie, IN
Dr. House was the surgeon chosen by another doctor. At the first visit I was very comfortable with him. He is warm, kind, efficient, and very knowledgeable. He ordered all my pre-op tests the same day that I saw him. Since I was from out of town that was a tremendous help for me. After surgery...more
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in South Bend, IN
I was referred to Dr. House for a liver resection. Good comfortable relationship. The surgery itself went fine, although my liver was much more damaged than thought. Surgery ended up being 8 vs 4 hours. I'm only alive because of his, the surgical team, and nursing staffs skills at Indiana...more
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in Spencer, IN
Great professionally and down to earth.
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