Dr. Richard Houck, MD

Dr. Richard Houck, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 86
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Dr. Richard Houck, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Michigan City, IN and has been practicing for 50 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1957 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1225 E Coolspring Ave

Michigan City, IN 46360

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Presbyopia
normal
more than 65% of peers
Astigmatism
normal
more than 52% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
normal
more than 40% of peers

Dr. Houck'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Houck "My office staff and I always have the health and well-being of our patients as our primary concern."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

25  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

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

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

  • Depauw University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1953
  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1957
  • Orange Co Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1958
  • Brooke Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1963
  • Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Armed Forces Institute Of Pathology, Walter Reed Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Houck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Houck's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houck to family and friends
5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Houck'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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