Dr. Kenneth Kernen, MD

Dr. Kenneth Kernen, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Kenneth Kernen, MD is an urology specialist in West Bloomfield, MI and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in urology.Read his story

6900 Orchard Lake Rd Ste 101

West Bloomfield, MI 48322

Contact Information

(248) 539-9036

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Top Care Areas

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Kidney Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Erectile Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Kernen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kernen "Kenneth M. Kernen, M.D. is a partner in the Michigan Institute of Urology, P.C. and the Director of Research for MIU. He has practiced in the metro Detroit area since 2000. Dr. Kernen is Board Certified by The American Board of Urology. Dr. Kernen is experienced in all areas of adult urology and sub-specializes in Urologic Oncology (Cancer), Laparoscopic Surgery, and Cryosurgery. Dr. Kernen received his Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University in 1989. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1993. Dr. Kernen completed his Urology Residence at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan in 1999 and his Urologic Oncology Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in 2000. Dr. Kernen has participated in numerous research projects and published many articles in medical journals. He is a member of the American Urological Association, the Endourological Society, the American Medical Association, and the Michigan State Medical Society."
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1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

26  Conditions Treated

32  Procedures

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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • William Beaumont Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Baylor College Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kernen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kernen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kernen to family and friends
24 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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Dr. Kernen'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 (13)

Dr. Kernen is very informative, he is direct with his information and completely explaines all the possible procedure's and options. He doesn't rush thru him exams and allows the patient enough time to ask or understand issues. Very easy to talk to with calming manner
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I found Dr Kernen to be friendly and courteous..... and I believe him to be knowledgeable,... but seemed to be more interested in "landing" the surgical procedure than with my actual recovery. He did not reveal some significant side effects to the surgery (which based on my questions, he knew to...more
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Dr. Kernen is one of the best in his field. He is respectful of his patients ( and keeps to his schedule). I have complete confidence in him and am grateful that he was recommended to me.
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Dr. Kernen is always up on the latest treatments in the field, but at the same time, he takes the individual patient needs into consideration before doing any procedure, even one that though it sounds good, may make the condition worse and advises the patient of this. I appreciate this in a doctor....more
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Dr. Kernen listens carefully to chief complaints, maintains eye contact and is more than comfortable discussing alternatives of treatment. Additionally, he will provide you with supportive information as to why he chooses one modality over another.
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