Dr. Carey Vigor, MD

Dr. Carey Vigor, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Carey Vigor, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ann Arbor, MI and has been practicing for 41 years. She graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in general surgery.Read her story

623 W Huron St

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Contact Information

(586) 615-4323

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Pain
more than 29% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
more than 14% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
more than 8% of peers

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Dr. Vigor's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vigor "Diplomate American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology American trained "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vigor "I prefer to take patients off of medications rather than put them on them."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

9  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

  • Psychopharmacology Management
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Sinai
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Sinai Grace Hosp/Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca Irvine Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vigor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vigor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vigor to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Vigor's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Vigor Says:

I have had my identity stolen by organzied crime in Detroit. I have had many drug dealers demand controlled substances from me and try to extort these drugs from me threatening to post bad reviews here. All the bad reviews are from patients I have discharged for forging prescriptions, swearing, refusing to pay, using someone else's insurance, etc. I no longer treat drug addicts or take Medicaid as a result. I only see geriatric


Patient Comments (6)

I know that many patients demand controlled substances and become angry when they don't get them. I know because I work in a child psychiatrist's office. It is not uncommon to have teenagers brought in by their parents demanding amphetamines. On those rare occasions they are prescribed, many of...more
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I have been in Dr Vigor's office when men show up demanding amphetamines and opiates. Recently she had to call the police and CPS because a man used his teenaged son to get amphetamines. She only sees Medicare patients now as a result. Good doctor-- she has been taking care of my mom for many...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Vigor for 3-3 1/2 years now. She truly cares for her patients and has always been a wonderful doctor to me. She has dealt with some very defiant patients who became very angry when she let them go as patients. The only bad reviews you will read about this doctor, come...more
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My grandmother was a patient of Dr Vigor. She was always asking me to give her a ride to the office but I work and have not always been able to to that. She has a daughter who is a meth addict who will only drive her to Dr Vigor's office if she gets part of her prescription. I know that she has...more
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This doctor has really helped me. Once during an appointment some guy came pounding on the door yelling he had an appointment. When the doctor said she did not know who he was he yelled your secretary said to come now. Dr Vigor does not have a secretary. I am glad she does background checks like...more
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