Dr. Kerry Keaffaber, MD

Dr. Kerry Keaffaber, MD

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60 y/o
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Dr. Kerry Keaffaber, MD is a family medicine specialist in Shipshewana, IN and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

Goshen Physicians Family Medicine | Shipshewana

450 E Country Ln

Shipshewana, IN 46565
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Dr. Keaffaber's Experience

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Dr. Keaffaber'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 and Geriatric Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Keaffaber's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Keaffaber "Kerry Keaffaber, MD, is a board certified physician of family medicine and specialist in geriatric medicine. He has practiced medicine in the community for over 25 years. As a primary care physician with Goshen Physicians Family Medicine Shipshewana, he takes care of everyone in the family, from newborns to senior citizens. He provides all types of medical care, from routine exams, immunizations and vaccinations to vital health screenings and biopsies, as well as treatment for minor wounds and everyday colds and flu."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Keaffaber "Dr. Keaffaber believes the best way to take care of patients is to build close, professional relationships with them. He listens thoughtfully, always wanting to learn more about their everyday lives, families and health concerns. Those who work closely with Dr. Keaffaber also appreciate his passion for medicine and serving others."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

228  Conditions Treated

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63  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)
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Biopsy
  • Birth Control
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Breast Exam
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Casting
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Non-Surgical Arthritis Treatment
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pediatric EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Spirometry
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Keaffaber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Keaffaber's Reviews

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5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Keaffaber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Our family physician for over 24 years. Very caring and truly concerned about his patients. He kept on my husband to have a colonoscopy, having his nurse call every so often, to the point we were thinking this was annoying. When my husband finally agreed to have a colonoscopy, they found stage 1...more
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Dr. Keaffaber is very knowledgeable and caring. He has helped me greatly with my battle with cancer, working closely with the IU Heath Care in Goshen. During my normal visits he is the one that discovered the cancer. It was after a routine colonoscopy the cancer was discovered. He was also the only...more
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I have been his patient for 9 years. He knows medicine. He is efficient and ready to listen to your medical concerns. Always and small and a hand shake. I feel fortunate to have him as my doctor;
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