Dr. Yaw Appiagyei-Dankah, MD

Dr. Yaw Appiagyei-Dankah, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Yaw Appiagyei-Dankah, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Ghana, Medical School in 1987 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology.

35 Michigan St NE Ste 1800

Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Contact Information

(616) 391-3933

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Spectrum Health

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Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 1
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Short Stature
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah treats Short Stature more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Pediatric Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah treats Pediatric Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Appiagyei-Dankah's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Klinefelter Syndrome
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Precocious Puberty
Proteinuria
Short Stature
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Turner Syndrome
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yaw Appiagyei-Dankah, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Ghana, Medical School in 1987 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Winthrop University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Winthrop University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
University Of Ghana, Medical School
Medical School
2002
1999
1987

Awards

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4.0

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Twice this person (he is not a man who will claim any responsibility) was involved in my daughters care. Twice he changed her medicine dosage without our knowledge. Once cost us 8 extra days in hospital. Second time I caught luckily before it was administered. When he was asked to come to hospital...Read More
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After sustaining a growth chart rate of 60% from birth to 3 our male child dropped from 60% growth chart to 10% over a period of 2 years. Our ped sent us to this dr for assistance after doing some hand Xrays , blood work. Dad 6' 1 and mom 5'6. The dr came in without any testing on our first...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Spectrum Health