Dr. John Swangim, DPM

Dr. John Swangim, DPM

Podiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(4)
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Dr. John Swangim, DPM is a podiatry doctor who practices in La Porte, IN. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.Read his story

300 Wile St Ste 2

La Porte, IN 46350

Contact Information

(219) 324-8860

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Foot Conditions
very high
more than 93% of peers
Achilles Tendinitis
normal
more than 83% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
normal
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Swangim's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Swangim "Dr. Swangim was born in Detroit, Michigan and lived there for 19 years ending up going to college in Alabama. His wife Tammie is from the Chicago area so after getting married they ended up back in the Midwest and have lived in the Chesterton, Indiana area since 1987. He has practiced in LaPorte County since 2002 and been in the City of LaPorte since 2010. Besides caring for his patients, he is active in his local church and enjoys spending time with his family, outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain climbing and traveling to any where high above sea level."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Swangim "Foot and ankle pain is not normal. If you are experiencing any pain please contact our office. We are here to serve you and will treat you like family."
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Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Foot Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Burn Injuries
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Toe Fractures
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Amputation
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Diabetic Neuropathy Nerve Release Testing
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Fusion
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

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 Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Finch University Of Health Sciences / Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Swangim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Swangim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Swangim to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Swangim'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
Under 10 minutes

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Dr. Swangim accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Swangim has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Michigan City
301 W Homer St
Michigan City, IN 46360
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