Dr. Derek J Dawson, MD



Ophthalmology     -  Indiana,  Munster

 Overview

Dr. Derek J Dawson, MD works in Munster, Indiana is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine in 1980. Dr. Dawson is affiliated with Community Hospital, Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center, Saint Catherine Hospital and practicing for 39 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Infections
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diverticulitis
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Radiation-Related Neoplasm
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Tilia Tree Pollen Allergy
  • Transgender Care
  • Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
  • Transmyocardial Laser
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension
  • Women's Health Rehabilitation

 Procedures

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Examination
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Intraocular Lens Implant Surgery
  • Iridectomy
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Lupus Erythematosus
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Photocoagulation
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Pterygium Excision
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 39

 State License

  • Indiana

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine

Nashville, TN, United States

Graduated: 1980

Residency Hospital


Howard University Hospital

Washington, DC, USA



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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Derek J Dawson MD

8256 Hohman Avenue
Indiana (IN)
Munster,
46321

  (219) 836-2770

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Derek J Dawson MD, 8256 Hohman Avenue, Munster, Indiana (IN), 46321




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Preferred HMO
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Centene
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid of Indiana
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage MCR
  • Medicare Assignment Part B MCR
  • Medicare for Railroad Workers MCR
  • Medicare MCR
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Open Access
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • Sagamore Plus
  • Saint Francis Health Network
  • State Farm
  • Tricare
  • TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellCare PPO
  • Worker's Compensation WC

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Community Hospital photo


Community Hospital

901 Macarthur Boulevard Indiana IN, Munster, 46321

Community Hospital is a hospital located in Munster, IN. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 4 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 14 procedures.



Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center photo


Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center

4440 West 95th Street Illinois IL, Oak Lawn, 60453

Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Oak Lawn, IL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures.



Saint Catherine Hospital photo


Saint Catherine Hospital

4321 Fir Street Indiana IN, East Chicago, 46312

Saint Catherine Hospital is a hospital located in East Chicago, IN. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 2 of 9 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 9 procedures.




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    13 January 2019, 09:53
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