Dr. Kristi S. Kern, DO

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Female • Age 41

Metro Health Cascade
4300 Cascade Rd SE Ste 101
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Appointments Offered: Same Day Next Day
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Dr. Kern's Offices

Metro Health Cascade
Metro Health Cascade
4300 Cascade Rd SE Ste 101
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Metro Health Sports Medicine Center
Metro Health Sports Medicine Center
5722 Metro Way SW Ste B
Wyoming, MI 49519
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Metro Health Hospital
5900 Byron Center Ave SW
Wyoming, MI 49519

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    Phone & Address

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    Dr. Kern's Appointment Availabilty

    Accepting new patients?

    Yes

    Appointment Availability

    Same Day Next Day
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    Metro Health Cascade
    4300 Cascade Rd SE Ste 101
    Grand Rapids, MI 49546
    (616) 426-8092
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    (616) 252-1500 (Office)
    (616) 252-1599 (Fax)
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    Metro Health Sports Medicine Center
    5722 Metro Way SW Ste B
    Wyoming, MI 49519
    (616) 426-8092
    Contact Information
    (616) 252-7778 (Office)
    (616) 252-6088 (Fax)
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  2. Dr. Kern's Experience

    Dr. Kern's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine
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    Dr. Kern says...

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Biopsy
    • Breast Exam
    • Colonoscopy
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Gynecological Examination
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Laceration Repair
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Preventive Care
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Spirometry
    • Stitches
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Well Baby Care
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    Dr. Kern says...

    • Acne
    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Asthma
    • Chronic Diseases
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Hemorrhoids
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Menopause
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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    Background Check for Dr. Kern

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Graduated in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kern & Staff

    • English
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  3. Dr. Kern's Hospital Quality

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Kern

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    I welcome any positive or constructive feedback on how I am doing. This helps me to continue to provide the best care to meet your needs.

    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
    • 13 responses
    • 3 reviews

    4.7 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Grand Rapids, MI |

    She is a great provider for our kids!

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    5 out of 5
    - in Grand Rapids Michigan |

    I have been a patient of Dr Kern's for several years. She is an outstanding physician and very caring. I have never felt rushed or dismissed and she is always listening. I would recommend her to anyone.

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    5 out of 5
    - in Woodland, MI |

    Dr. Kern is the best PCP out there! She helped to obtain the treatments I needed that saved my life twice in just 2014.

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