Dr. John Stafford, MD

Dr. John Stafford, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Stafford, MD is a family medicine specialist in Saint Joseph, MI and has been practicing for 36 years. He specializes in family medicine.

John M Stafford MD and Associates

3800 Hollywood Rd Ste 101

Saint Joseph, MI 49085
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • ASR Health Benefits
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana, Inc.

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Dr. Stafford's Experience

Dr. Stafford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stafford "Our mission is Caring for All Ages. To safely deliver high-quality, realistic, compassionate, and cost-effective health care services to our patients. In our daily work, we will be guided by the principles of: Integrity Compassion Teamwork Attention to Detail Respect for our Patients Respect for each Other Family Practice. Primary Care with a personal touch"

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

185  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Polyclin Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stafford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stafford's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Stafford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

If you cannot get an appt with his PA's you'll be at LEAST 60 minutes behind schedule with Stafford. There's no such thing as an emergency appt, they will tell you to go to Med Express instead. (kidney infections, flu season, bronchitis, it doesn't matter, go to ER or MedExpress)
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I have no complaints. office is organized the MA's are nice and Dr Stafford and Eugene Preston are awesome!
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Was seeing Dr Stafford for a year and went in once every three months for check up and prescription reliefs and over the course of that same year I just started to feel sicker. I was exhausted all the time with nausea, stomach aches and my sleep was a wreck. He never once tried to treat or figure...more
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He either does not keep or does not refer to a list of his patients current medical conditions. He doesn't treat any but the most mundane medical concerns. All others he sends to the hospital where the hospitalists try to treat a condition with little medical history on the patient. I would not...more
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Was a patient for 6 years: office is very unorganized- I received wrong fasting instructions for procedures at least twice. It is almost impossible to get an appointment within a week, and they have, hands-down, the WORST receptionists.
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