Dr. Neil Finnen, MD

Dr. Neil Finnen, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(23)
Save
Dr. Neil Finnen, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Fort Wayne, IN and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University of New Mexico School of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in ophthalmology.

7305 W Jefferson Blvd

Fort Wayne, IN 46804

Contact Information

(260) 436-5050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Finnen

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. Finnen performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blindness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Finnen'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

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

61  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Chronic Endophthalmitis
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Focal Chorioretinitis and Focal Retinochoroiditis
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Hyphema
  • Hypopyon
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pars Planitis
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retinal Telangiectasia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Less
Read Less

8  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Eye Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • University of New Mexico School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Tex San Antonio
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Baylor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Finnen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Finnen's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Finnen to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (3)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Finnen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Staff is rude. I’ve been waiting in the waiting room for 3 hours, when I asked what was going on the front desk lady was very rude.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I would highly recommend Dr. Finnen. His bedside manner is very soft spoken, very assuring, and comforting in such a scary health condition. The wait time for getting in the room is long, but he is in an office as a sole provider. In our area there are not a lot of retina providers so it is...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
The office was clean. I had surgery for detached retina in both eyes over a year ago. He told me that the surgery would not make my vision any better, though he did not warn me about the side effects and how much worse my vision would be afterwards. He told me I could go back to work in 2 days, a...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Very kind and very competent. He takes the time to meet your needs. I had a very serious eye emergency and he came in at night to examine my eye.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option3
Flag this
Image of Dr. Finnen
Are you Dr. Finnen?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Ophthalmology
(187)
Ophthalmology
(284)
Ophthalmology
(7)
Ophthalmology
(10)
Ophthalmology
(17)
Ophthalmology
(58)
Ophthalmology
(109)
Ophthalmology
(11)
Ophthalmology
(4)
Ophthalmology
(8)