Dr. Colleen App, MD


General Surgery | Female

630 Kenmoor Ave SE Ste 102 Grand Rapids, MI 49546 Get Directions
Dr. Colleen App, MD

Dr. Colleen App, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Grand Rapids, MI. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. App is affiliated with Spectrum Health Medical Center - Butterworth Hospital, Spectrum Health - Blodgett Hospital and Metro Health Hospital.

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    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Grand Rapids, MI |
Dr. App is extremely compassionate and makes she you understand your diagnosis, all of your test results, and treatment options. She makes sure you have everything scheduled ASAP. Her and her staff always respond to any questions or needs. She and her staff are amazing!
in Greenville, MI |
Dr App had amazing patient care and truly strives to make her patients feel absolutely comfortable. Her follow up and ability to listen to her patients is so comforting. Her entire staff is just as great from scheduling to receptionist to nurses they are wonderful.
Fennville, MI |
Dr. App is very thorough and caring. She wants to make sure her patients have options and explains them very well. Her bedside manner is excellent. You can tell this is truth an area that is true to her heart.
in Hudsonville, MI |
Dr App is wonderful! Always takes the time to explain things to you and is very concerned about her patients.
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Dr. App's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in General Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer


  • Medical School
    Wayne State University School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1997

  • Residency Hospital
    St John Hospital And Med Center

    Completed in 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Wound Repair