Dr. Richard J. Houck, MD

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Dr. Richard J. Houck, MD

Ophthalmology | Male

Houck Eye Care 1225 E Coolspring Ave, Michigan City, IN 46360 Get Directions
(873) 873-2983

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Macular Edema
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Refractive Error
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Indiana.

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Indiana University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1957

  • Internship Hospital
    Orange Co Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1958

  • Residency Hospital
    Brooke Genl Hospital

    Completed in 1963

    Ohio State University

    Completed in 1961

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Armed Forces Institute Of Pathology, Walter Reed Medical Center

    Completed in 1968

  • Undergraduate School
    Depauw University

    Graduated in 1953

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Houck's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Houck

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Houck's Care Philosophy

My office staff and I always have the health and well-being of our patients as our primary concern.