Dr. Lynn Hedeman, MD

Dr. Lynn Hedeman, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(22)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lynn Hedeman, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Grand Rapids, MI. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 49 years.

245 Cherry St SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 685-5050

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Bone Disorders
high
more than 82% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 70% of peers
Myelopathy
normal
more than 67% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Paracentesis
  • Spinal Nerve Block

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 Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • University Of Kansas Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Kansas Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hedeman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hedeman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hedeman to family and friends
3.6
based on 22 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Hedeman's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Grand Rapids, MI |
Dr. Lynn Hedeman performed a laminectomy my back in May of 2017. I found him to be attentive to my concerns about surgery. As my previous spinal injection had not provided significant relief, he recommended surgery. I had immediate relief from all of my symptioms which had been affecting me for...more
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I cough 3 mos yearly from bronchitis, needed C5-C6 fusion. Questioned surgery. Chest xray clear-learned bronchitis doesn't show on xray. Surgery performed-cadaver bone, no instrumentation. Right arm agony post surgery, still coughing. Had laminectomy two mos later. Didn't remove arthritic...more
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in Hesperia, Michigan |
I just love him! He's given me life back and continues to fix problems that have been over looked by other doctors. I can't be more grateful to him and his wonderful staff.
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in Greenville, MI |
I have had several neck and back surgeries with Dr. Hedeman. I have found him to be knowledgeable, and proficient.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hedeman accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
    Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO
  • Spectrum Health
  • Travelers
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hedeman has admitting privileges

Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus
200 Jefferson Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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