Dr. Yi Cai, MD

Dr. Yi Cai, MD

Pediatric NephrologyMaleAge 60

Accepting new patients

Dr. Yi Cai, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Nanjing Medical University, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Helen DeVos Children's Hospital and Spectrum Health Hospitals Butterworth Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Cai to book an appointment.

Locations

Helen DeVos Children's Hospital (Nephrology) - Grand Rapids

New Patient?
(616) 287-6022
Helen Devos Children's Hospital (psychology Services) - Grand Rapids35 Michigan St Ne Ste 5201 Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Helen DeVos Children's Hospital (Nephrology) - Lansing

New Patient?
(616) 287-6022
Helen DeVos Children's Hospital (Nephrology) - Lansing3960 Patient Care Dr Lansing, MI 48911
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Helen DeVos Children's Hospital (Nephrology) - Traverse City

New Patient?
(616) 287-6022
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At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Dr. Cai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cai treats Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Cai treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cai treats Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Cai treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Congenital Renal Dysplasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cai treats Congenital Renal Dysplasia more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cai treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Cai's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Cai accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Spectrum Health

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yi Cai, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Nanjing...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Nephrology
  • Pediatrics

Education

2010
Mott Children's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2008
New York Med College
Residency Hospital
2006
New York Med College
Internship Hospital
1982
Nanjing Medical University, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Yi Cai, MD?

Click here to schedule an appointment online. New patients can also call (616) 287-6022, and for other questions, call (616) 267-2400.

Does Dr. Yi Cai, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Cai has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Yi Cai, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Yi Cai, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Cai's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Yi Cai, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Yi Cai, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Cai frequently treats Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease, Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis, and Congenital Renal Dysplasia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Cai treats.

Where is Dr. Yi Cai, MD's office located?

Dr. Cai's office is located at 35 Michigan St Ne Ste 5201, Grand Rapids, MI 49503. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Cai is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

Grand Rapids, MI

Spectrum Health Hospitals Butterworth Hospital

Grand Rapids, MI

77% Patient experience rating, 8% higher than the national average

19 Awards Received

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor

Ypsilanti, MI

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

24 Awards Received