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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Michael Nave is Excellent. Dr. Nave has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Michael Nave, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Palate

Education & Awards

Dr. Nave graduated from University of Nebraska, Omaha. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Nave has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Bronson Methodist Hospital 
  • Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Michael C Nave MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Michael C. Nave practice?
Dr. Michael Nave has 2 office locations.
Dr. Michael Nave practices Plastic Surgery near Portage, MI.
Additional practice locations include: Battle Creek, MI.
See Portage Plastic Surgeons.