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About Dr. Don J Selzer

Dr. Don J Selzer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Carmel, IN, with another office in Indianapolis, IN. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Bariatric Medicine. Dr. Selzer has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

24 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Don J Selzer is Great. Dr. Don J Selzer has been rated by 24 patients. From those 24 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Don J Selzer is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

IU Health Physicians Womens Health

11725 N Illinois St Ste 350
Carmel, IN 46032
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Iu Health University Hospital

550 University Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Specialties

Dr. Don J Selzer has the following 1 specialty

  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    10 Expertise

  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Biliopancreatic Diversion
  • Colonic Diseases

Reviews

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Exceptional Practitioner; Kind and Considerate

I've had surgery with this doctor twice in 8 years. He is tops; highly skilled and experienced. Easy to talk to and cares about his patients. Has a keen sense of humor.

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Dr. Selzer is the BEST!

When you get the best, you sometimes have to practice patience. It is worth it!

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One Star

This is my 2nd surgery with him. The first was to remove adhesions that were causing pain and now the nissen surgery. I would recommend him to anyone hands down!

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Five Stars

I'm 81 years old, and I've never had a doctor who listened so carefully to my health problems and then responded so wisely. What a guy! I wish that more doctors could be like him.

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Five Stars

very good at what he does and gives you a detailed information on condition and procedure and keeps family informed

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2014, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016, 2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine And Public Health

    Graduated in 1996

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Don J Selzer accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Access PPO
    • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Encore Health Network
    • Encore Health Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Indiana University
    • IU Health EMPLOYER PLAN
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • PHP Northern IN
    • PHP Select with Encircle
  • SIHO Insurance Services
    • SIHO Network
  • Sagamore Health
    • Sagamore Plus
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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