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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Baer, Internist is Excellent. Dr. Baer has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Baer, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Failure
  • Hospitalist

Education & Awards

Dr. Baer graduated from West Virginia University, Morgantown. He has 6 awards.

MSU Teacher of the Year 1995-1997
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level II
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Grand Rapids, MI


Dr. Baer has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Zeeland Community Hospital 
  • Spectrum Health Kelsey Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. William Henry Baer MD is a male Internist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. William H. Baer practice?
Dr. William Baer has 1 office location.
Dr. William Baer practices Internal Medicine near Grand Rapids, MI.
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