Dr. Herman Sullivan, MD

Dr. Herman Sullivan, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Herman Sullivan, MD is a neurology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in neurology.

220 Cherry St SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

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Top Care Areas

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Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Sullivan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

70  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Case West Res University Mt Sinai Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Hosps Cleve
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Stanford University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sullivan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sullivan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sullivan to family and friends
38 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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Dr. Sullivan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have know Dr. Sullivan for many years and have referred him to numerous friends and family. He is very kind, compassionate and knowledgeable. We are very lucky to have him in Grand Rapids.
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I warn ANYONE whose PCP refers them to Hermann Sullivan to immediately request ANYONE else. This man nearly cost me my life. His medical privileges should be stripped. He is an arrogant, neglectful, heartless person and should NEVER be in control of human lives.
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Dr. Sullivan spent 90 minutes with me and my husband yesterday. He explained the results of my MRI, then showed them to me and answered questions as we looked at them on his computer screen. He explained MS clearly and thoroughly. Equally as important, he was warm, kind, funny, and extremely...more
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Extremely arrogant! Told me that he was better than all my other doctors. I've been treated for MS for 6 years, but he says not MS. Ran a couple tests that were negative or inconclusive and still said I had something else. Told me to stop my meds cold turkey and call him if anything comes up. No...more
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He is a smart, educated person. However, he is astonishingly arrogant. His bedside manner lacks. He shows no personal care or compassion to patients and their individual needs. He seems to operate on a one size fits all attitude. But, when your disease does not fit into his textbook box, he throws...more
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