Dr. Kurt Meppelink, DO

Dr. Kurt Meppelink, DO

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Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
54 y/o
13 reviews

Accepting new patients

I enjoy practicing at Metro Health Hudsonville - I grew up in this area and am part of this community. I am passionate about providing personalized pediatric care that focuses on the whole person. As a pediatrician for more than 20 years, I feel it’s important to have open communication with both children and their parents about any healthcare concerns and am committed to seeing patients when they’re sick. My patients and I share mutual trust, and I receive many new patients through recommendation of their friends and neighbors. I also enjoy teaching medicine to resident physicians and medical students at Michigan State University, where I have been a clinical professor of pediatrics for 23 years....See Less

Metro Health Hudsonville

3912 32nd Ave

Hudsonville, MI 49426
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Health Net Federal Services
  • Humana
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Priority Health
  • Priority Health Choice, Inc.
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Zurich

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Care Philosophy

I treat and care for patients and their families as if they were my own.
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Dr. Meppelink's Experience

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

  • Pediatrics
1

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Arrhythmias
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Dermatitis
  • Headache
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
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Procedures

  • Allergy Treatment
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Newborn and Well-Child Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child 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.

Education

  • Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Metro Health Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Butterworth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Meppelink has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Meppelink's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Meppelink to family and friends
4.7
based on 13 total surveys (3 with reviews)
Dr. Meppelink Says:

I appreciate your feedback and value any comments you may have, as this helps me provide the best healthcare experience for my patients. Please feel free to contact my office with any immediate questions or concerns.

Dr. Meppelink'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Reviews (3)
in Hudsonville |
We have been bringing our son to him for yrs. My son is 8 yrs old, Autistic and won't see anyone else, he has bonded with the doctor and trusts him completely, we highly recommend him. He is a great Doctor and knows his stuff. He is very well known in the community for being the best pediatrician in west Michigan. A great listener and takes time to explain things to the children and the parents. Thanks for being a great Doctor.
in Cascade, MI |
All 5 of my children are patients of Dr. Meppelink, and we've been with him for over 18 years. When we moved to Cascasde, we kept driving to his office in Wyoming. When he moved to Hudsonville, we kept taking out kids to see him, despite the 25 mile drive to the far side of town. We tried once to switch to a more convenient pediatric office, but after one appointment, my wife and I both decided he was worth the drive across town. This level of trust and confidence is not easily replaced.
in jenison, mi |
On my first visit with Dr Meppelink, he sat in the room for 40 minutes and explained things to me in an informative but simple and easy to understand manner. I was immediately at ease upon meeting him and am so glad we were referred to his practice. I feel so confident in his abilities to treat my 11mo son and future children. Highly recommend him!!
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Dr. Meppelink accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Care Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Health Net Federal Services
  • Humana
  • Meridian Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Priority Health
  • Priority Health Choice, Inc.
    Priority Health Choice MIC - MIChild
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Zurich
    Cofinity

Hospitals where Dr. Meppelink has admitting privileges

Metro Health Hospital
5900 Byron Center Avenue
Wyoming, MI 49519
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