Dr. Joanne M. Grzeszak, DO

Dr. Joanne M. Grzeszak, DO

Family Medicine | Female | 64 years old

I graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976. After I finished...Read more

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I graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976. After I finished my internship in 1977, I...
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She is an amazing person along with being a great doctor. She takes her time with you and listens to what you have to say.
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Conditions Treated

Dr. Grzeszak says..

With the help of my office staff, I provide excellent care to my patients with diabetes, achieving very good scores on the diabetic registry.

As part of the care I provide to my patients, I also offer osteopathic manipulative therapy, using my hands and gentle stretching, pressure and resistance to help diagnose, treat and prevent illness or injury.

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  • Acne
  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Procedures Performed

Dr. Grzeszak says..

As a family medicine physician, I perform a variety of primary care services, such as yearly physicals, diabetes care and osteopathic manipulative therapy. We also provide lab draws for our patients.

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  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Colonoscopy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunization
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Preventive Care
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    MI STATE UNIV COLL OF OSTEO MED

    Graduated in 1976

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Geriatric Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
  • Malpractice claims in Michigan not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Grzeszak's Office & Staff

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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
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Dr. Grzeszak says...

I graduated from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1976. After I finished my internship in 1977, I made the commitment to serve patients and their families, and I have had a family practice in the Alger Heights neighborhood for 30 years.

I have many patients who have been with me for more than 20 years, including some families whom I have had the privilege of caring for over 3, 4 and 5 generations. I respect and value my patients, as they have trusted me with their health and the health of their families.

I believe continuity is important to providing the best patient care. My nurse has been with me for 29 years, my medical assistant over 16 years and my receptionist for more than 15 years. Together we work with patients to improve their health and to keep them well.

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Dr. Grzeszak's Care Philosophy

I provide thorough yearly physicals and am persistent when it comes to determining a diagnosis to any healthcare concerns. I find that carefully listening to the patient’s description of their issues often helps in making the correct diagnosis. If I cannot determine what is affecting a patient, I have access to a whole network of specialists whom I know and trust to refer the patient to – that is what a patient-centered medical home is all about.

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Dr. Grzeszak says...

With the help of my office staff, I provide excellent care to my patients with diabetes, achieving very good scores on the diabetic registry.

As part of the care I provide to my patients, I also offer osteopathic manipulative therapy, using my hands and gentle stretching, pressure and resistance to help diagnose, treat and prevent illness or injury.

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Dr. Grzeszak says...

As a family medicine physician, I perform a variety of primary care services, such as yearly physicals, diabetes care and osteopathic manipulative therapy. We also provide lab draws for our patients.

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Dr. Grzeszak says...

The comments you leave are very helpful and they reflect not only myself, but also the caring nature of my office staff. Your feedback will help us continue to provide the best care for our patients.