Dr. Kent Vandevrede, DO

Dr. Kent Vandevrede, DO

Internal Medicine  ·  
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Age 37
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Dr. Kent Vandevrede, DO is an internal medicine specialist in Spring Lake, MI and has been practicing for 1 years. He graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med in 2013 and specializes in internal medicine, nutrition education, and more.Read his story

601 W Savidge St

Spring Lake, MI 49456

Contact Information

(231) 672-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Vandevrede's Experience

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

Dr. Vandevrede's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vandevrede "I was born and raised in West Michigan and plan to practice here for the duration of my career. I work full-time as an outpatient internist at Lakeshore Family Care in Spring Lake, MI and part-time as a hospitalist in Muskegon. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vandevrede "I am a strong advocate for patient education and active patient participation in personalized health care planning.  I stress the importance of lifestyle modification as a primary intervention toward achieving optimal care.  My clinical interests include prevention and treatment of acute and chronic diseases, especially autoimmune, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.  I have a passion for the role of nutrition in prevention and treatment of illness.  "

4  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Nutrition Consulting
  • Nutrition Education

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vandevrede does not have any board certifications listed.

11  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Calvin College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Mi State Univ Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2013
  • Mercy General Health Partners
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Mercy General Health Partners
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2017
  • Master's Basic Medical Sciences
    Other Education | Completed
  • Wayne State University Med Coll
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vandevrede has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vandevrede has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vandevrede's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vandevrede to family and friends
4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Vandevrede'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Vandevrede Says:
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It is a pleasure caring for you.  Thank you. 

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Patient Comments (4)

Ever since i had fallen extremely ill a few years ago and was assigned to a doctor, I had my doubts, but as i continued to go to my appointments each month Dr. Vandevrede was honest and up front with the medical issues at hand. It has become so much easier to speak with him, he has wonderful...more
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So. I missed my initial appointment by 30 minutes due to work, did not have the chance to call ahead and say I would miss it, then proceeded to show up to my appointment anyways to reschedule. A few days later I receive a letter in the mail saying, "Unfortunately, due to this missed initial...more
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As a new physician building my practice I do have potential new patients who simply do not show up or call ahead to cancel their initial appointment with me; this does not make for a very productive doctor-patient relationship going forward. As a result many physician offices, Lakeshore Family Care included, have elected to not reschedule such patients due to concerns for repeatedly missed future appointments.

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My mother is a patient of Dr. Vandevrede. I accompanied her to a recent visit and was extremely impressed. The office staff is friendly and the wait time was minimal. Dr. Vandevrede spent a considerable amount of time with my mom in order to properly assess her health status and formulate a care...more
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Excellent Physician. Best I've ever had over 64 years.
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It's a pleasure to care for you and your wife. Thank you.

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