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Specializes in Podiatric Surgery • Male

1195 Wilson Ave NW # 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
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Hospital Quality

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Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital
100 Michigan Street North East
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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5900 Byron Center Avenue South West
Wyoming, MI 49519

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Foot & Ankle Specialists of West MI
Foot & Ankle Specialists of West MI
1195 Wilson Ave NW # 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49534
Mercy Health Wound Care
Mercy Health Wound Care
300 Lafayette Ave SE # 4400
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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    Dr. Decker's Experience

    Specialties

    • Podiatric Surgery
    • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Podiatric Foot Surgery
    • Podiatry
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
    • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
    • Achilles Tenotomy
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Fracture Repair
    • Ankle Fusion
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Ankle Surgery
    • Bunionectomy
    • Flatfoot Correction
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Foot and Ankle Surgery
    • Foot Surgery
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Hammer Toe Repair
    • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
    • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
    • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
    • Tendon Repair
    • Wound Care and Management
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Disorders
    • Ankle Injury
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Bunion
    • Bunionette
    • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
    • Flat Foot
    • Foot and Ankle Disorders
    • Foot and Ankle Injuries
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Deformities
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Injuries
    • Foot Sprain
    • Hammer Toe
    • Heel Pain
    • Heel Spur
    • Ingrown Toenail
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Ulcer of Foot
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    William M. Scholl College Of Podiatric Medicine

    Residency Hospital

    Detroit Medical Center-Wayne State University

    Fellowship Hospital

    Harborview Medical Center

    Undergraduate Schools

    Calvin College, Michigan
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Decker & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Decker's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus

    • Metro Health Hospital

    • Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    7 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    7 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Decker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    7 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    7 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    7 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Office Locations

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    Foot & Ankle Specialists of West MI
    1195 Wilson Ave NW # 200
    Grand Rapids, MI 49534
    (616) 453-8277 (Office)
    (616) 453-2002 (Fax)
    B
    Mercy Health Wound Care
    300 Lafayette Ave SE # 4400
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 685-5170 (Office)
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