Dr. Kathleen Yost, MD

Dr. Kathleen Yost, MD

Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
(26)
Save
Dr. Kathleen Yost, MD is an oncology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1983 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

145 Michigan St NE Ste 3100

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 954-9800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Yost

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Yost performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Colorectal Cancer
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Yost'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

2  Procedures

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Thoracentesis

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.

Education

  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Blodgett Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Blodgett Meml Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yost has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Yost does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Yost and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Yost's Reviews

2.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Yost to family and friends
26 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Yost's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

We waited at her office in Greenville for over two hours. She raised her voice twice during my fathers appointment when we asked questions. She knew nothing about his results or what was going on since being in the hospital. We asked why keep masking his pain with meds and she stated "sometimes...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I didn't want to have to drive to Grand Rapids for my appointments, and Dr. Yost works in Greenville one day a week. During our first meeting she sat with me for a long time, going over all of my options and explaining the process to me. The staff at SH United Cancer Center has been amazing about...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Wait time was one hour, spent 15 minutes maybe 20 at the most with me. I was concerned about swelling and she told me it was most likely normal, never did do a exam to see if it was normal.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option2
Flag this
Image of Dr. Yost
Are you Dr. Yost?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Hematology
(22)
General Surgery
(27)
Hematology
(15)