Dr. Kristen Kavanagh, DO

Dr. Kristen Kavanagh, DO

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Dr. Kristen Kavanagh, DO is a family medicine specialist in Shelby Township, MI and has been practicing for 15 years. She specializes in family medicine and gynecology.

Henry Ford Macomb Family Medicine

50505 Schoenherr Rd Ste 240

Shelby Township, MI 48315
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliance Health Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Messa
  • MetLife
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Kavanagh's Experience

Dr. Kavanagh'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 Family Practice/OMT
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kavanagh "As a family medicine physician, my goal is to help patients achieve optimal health by promoting healthy lifestyle and disease prevention. I believe in a sincere, compassionate doctor-patient relationship. I am committed to providing outstanding care for the entire family while finding solutions to my patients' health concerns."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*
  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

43  Conditions Treated


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22  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kavanagh has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Henry Ford Macomb Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Kavanagh is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Kavanagh's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kavanagh to family and friends
24 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Kavanagh'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 (10)

Dr. Kavanagh is a wonderful Dr who takes the time to really listen to her patients no matter what your concern may be or how long she has already been in the exam room. A great primary care physician.
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Dr. Kavanaugh is the best. She is very patient and caring. Everything I feel a Doctor should be.
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Dr. Kavanagh always takes to time to listen and understand everything I speak to her about. She is very informative, always on top current medical trends and research. She is a great source of referrals and getting down to the bottom of what you are seeing her for. I am so glad I found her and I...more
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I enjoy having Dr. Kavanagh as my primary doctor but her staff that responds to my chart are super rude. I don' t believe she would ever be that short with me or others face to face. I wish she would respond to the questions instead.
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I found the office staff to be rude, I had made an appt in Aug. for end of Oct. then was called because they had to cancel due to some conflict so they give me an appt. in Oct. that does not work for me and then want me to take a Dec. appt. which is the day after Christmas which we all know will...more
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