Donald W. Kucharzyk, DO, FAOAO

Donald W. Kucharzyk, DO, FAOAO

Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgeon

Donald Kucharzyk is an innovator in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery and has lectured, taught and performed surgeries locally, nationally, and internationally as well as authored chapters on Minimally Disruptive Maximal Access Spinal Surgery. His research has led to the acceptance of Maximal Access Surgery showing improved outcomes and functionality.

Office Locations

Main Office
7284 W. Lincoln Highway
Crown Point, IN 46307

Wednesday Afternoon in Dyer
Marcotte Medical
15900 W. 101st Ave.
Dyer, IN 46311

Fridays in Valpo
1551 S. Sturdy Road
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Tuesdays in DeMotte
Leestma Medical
519 N Halleck St.
Demotte, IN 46310


  • Medical – Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internship – Chicago and Olympia Fields Osteopathic Medical Centers
  • Residency – Chicago and Olympia Fields Osteopathic Medical Centers
  • Fellowship – University of Cincinnati Medical Center and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital

Board Certification

  • Trained Pediatric Orthopaedic &
    Spinal Surgeon

Areas of Specialty

Specialty Procedures

  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sports Related Injuries
  • Congenital Deformities
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Children’s Fractures
  • Microdisc Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Scoliosis

Academic Appointment

  • Midwestern University Olympia Fields, IL, Indiana University Northwest, Merrillville, IN