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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 60

7901 S 12th St Ste 100
Portage, MI 49024
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Borgess Medical Center
1521 Gull Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
Bronson Methodist Hospital
601 John St
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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7901 S 12th St Ste 100
Portage, MI 49024
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    Dr. Messinger's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Breast Augmentation
    • Breast Lift Surgery
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
    • Skin Grafts
    • Wound Repair
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    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
    • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
    • Gynecomastia
    • Localized Adiposity
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    • Third-Degree Burns
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Messinger & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Messinger's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Bronson Methodist Hospital

    • Borgess Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Messinger's Office & Staff

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    4.4 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Messinger

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.4 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.4 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Plastic Surgery Of Kalamazoo
    7901 S 12th St Ste 100
    Portage, MI 49024
    (269) 372-3000 (Office)
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