Brian T Damitz M.D.

Ankle, Foot, Podiatry
4.977275
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (44 patient reviews and ratings)
601 Gateway Boulevard
Chesterton, IN 46304
3691 Willowcreek Road
Portage, IN 46368
2501 Valley Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Patient Reviews

The following are reviews from patients of Dr. Damitz.

“I was having a lot of pain in my left foot. My husband called for me and explained what I was experiencing. They got me in as soon as they could. The whole staff was kind and accommodating. Thank you so much, Dr. Damitz and team.”
– Lora B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Professional great.”
– Boban L.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“It was a good experience. I was relieved after my visit. The Doctor and the staff were exceptional!”
– Julia G.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very nice. Dr. Damitz can talk like he's an old friend and explains options and treatments thoroughly. Excellent provider!”
– Jim O.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz and his staff have been fantastic thus far. From the initial consultation to my post-surgery care, everything explained to me in a professional and caring way. The communication has been excellent, and Dr. Damitz does a great job of explaining things in an easy to understand way and answers all the questions I've asked.”
– Matt W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Staff and Dr. Damitz were charming and very informative I was given other options of ankle replacement, but I opted to try an ankle brace to see if that helped and if it doesn’t I will go with surgery.”
– Patsy D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is a gem. He’s a straight shooter; he always lets me know what is wrong and what the care choices are, allowing me to determine the course of my recovery.”
– Brenda D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is the 3rd doctor I have seen for a broken toe! He was by far the most understanding of my situation as well as my concerns! Even though it's an hour drive from my house, I will always recommend him!”
– Valerie S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Super knowledgeable with a fantastic personality and compassion.”
– David M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz was very professional. He was very personable as well and funny. He made me fill at easy and had my best interest at hand. Thank you for helping me get back on my feet.”
– Lisa P.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I thought he was very professional and I like his mannerism.”
– Jerry S.
4
Patient rating: 4 stars
“My first visit and Dr. Damitz and staff were friendly. I liked how he explained my foot situations with the x-ray.”
– Marianne D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“First class office and outstanding! Dr. Damitz has an excellent bedside manner. I would refer anyone to him that needs a podiatrist.”
– Christopher Y.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Very nice doctor and the staff was excellent!”
– George A.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is a fantastic doctor. I would recommend him to everyone.”
– Barbara W.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is very knowledgeable. Especially with gunshot wounds.”
– Wally B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Awesome as usual.”
– Jessica V.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is very caring and listens. He goes out of his way to take care of my problems.”
– Richard D.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I’m pleased with the attention I received regarding my ankle issues. I feel confident with therapy an possible surgery Dr. Damitz will do his best to help me through this.”
– Cheryl M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“An awesome Physician/Surgeon, if I could, I would give his practice and Staff 6+ Stars. Honestly, they are all people that care about their Patients! You can not/will not find a more skilled and knowledgeable Surgeon in the field of Podiatry. It has come down to the point I am contemplating corrective surgery on my ankle. Do I have any second thoughts with Dr. Damitz? None whatsoever.”
– Tom M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is personable and has excellent “people skills.” He is direct with a course of action for my plantar fasciitis. The office staff x-rayed my foot immediately, and the whole process was swift, efficient and highly professional! I can’t say enough good things about Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute. I had two previous knee replacements by Dr. Thoma who is Fantastic!”
– Charles S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He was very informative and helpful. He took time to explain my options and let me make an informed decision.”
– Patti H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I highly recommend Dr. Damitz. Previously I had a severely broken ankle. Recently I've seen Dr. Damitz for arthritis issues in my ankle. Each visit he took time to explain my situation and treatment. Just recently he performed ankle surgery. I am pleased with the results. Dr. Damitz is a great doctor and is very personable. His office and surgery staff are lovely too. I am grateful!”
– Kitty M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“This appointment was for my daughter Emily who is almost two years old. I wanted her feet checked because of in-toeing and her continually tripping over her feet. He reassured me to wait another year see if it corrects itself. He was so good with my daughter and giving her stickers to see how she was walking. He was friendly and knowledgeable!”
– Meghan G.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz was very helpful in explaining my options. Wonderful staff!”
– Richard K.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“What a wonderful experience! My mom was so anxious to go but the entire staff from check in, x-ray, nurse, and doctor were all so kind and thoughtful. Highly recommended him!”
– Julie K.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“My daughter Jayda is 13 years old and has had both of her ankles reconstructed, and we could not be happier. Her first was done in May, and she has done great! The second was November, and so far she is doing great. Dr. Damitz went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and confident in everything he was doing. So happy with his care!”
– Jayda P.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Family like atmosphere.”
– Timothy R.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“He is top notch! Great bedside demeanor and is very professional but doesn’t lose compassion and kindness. I had a great experience.”
– Sheri Z.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“This was my first experience with Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute, and it was fabulous! Dr. Damitz listened to my concerns, completed an examination and gave treatment within my visit. I am incredibly pleased with my experience!”
– Kerri H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Clearly explained everything was going on and broke down everything I needed to know so far with my injury.”
– Eric L.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I feel he is professional and very skilled and personable. He has done extensive orthopedic surgery on my foot due to OA with diminished pain as a result.”
– Tami N.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“My doctor is fantastic and so is the staff that supports him!”
– Mara A.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Excellent care as always.”
– Linda B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Great experience.”
– Nancy M.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is a fantastic doctor! He has always done a great job as a doctor still has a great personality! He is my favorite doctor! The entire Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institue staff has always been very kind and helpful.”
– Wendy N.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I’ve been to see this doctor several times; he’s very personable takes time to address your issues, and works hard to find a solution. I appreciate him.”
– Bridget H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is the best. He took the time to understand my issues. Did an excellent job explaining the cause of my problem and the treatment that I needed. He seemed genuinely concerned for me. I know he like every doctor he has a hectic schedule. I never felt rushed or like he was too busy for me. Got me back on my feet and I would recommend him to anyone. Thanks!”
– Jacqueline H.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“We went over the MRI results, and Dr. Damitz gave me some choices on how to deal with my injury. He was very open to my options, and I'm doing a follow up on my progress in three weeks.”
– Elaine E.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz was very nice, explained everything in layman's terms and was very friendly overall.”
– Wyaat C.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“I broke my fifth metatarsal on my right foot, and he did a great job with the surgery. He and the staff were always very friendly and helpful. Thank you so much!”
– Shelby K.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz has been thorough and caring throughout the process of restoring my ankle. He has been an unwavering advocate for my healthcare as well as for managing my worker's comp claim. I cannot adequately express how he has made such a difference for me in this process. He has a beautiful blend of expertise, kindness, compassion, and understanding.”
– Linda B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“Dr. Damitz is a good listener and interested in getting to the bottom of your problem and figuring out the best care and treatment.”
– Joanne B.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars
“All staff was great with me from beginning to end of my treatment.”
– Shannon S.
5
Patient rating: 5 stars