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About Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse

Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Kalamazoo, MI. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Highhouse has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

11 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse is Great. Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse has been rated by 11 patients. From those 11 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Bronson Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

315 Turwill Ln
Kalamazoo, MI 49006
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Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    15 Expertise

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Laminectomy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Bone Fracture
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Sports Medicine

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I have a worker's Comp injury. I was pleased that Dr. Highhouse was a recommended provider as I have heard wonderful things from several members of the community. His office was able to schedule a consultation quickly. Once at the office I felt very rushed( I arrived the 15 min. ahead of time as advised). The nurse grabbed my paper work and said she would finish it-even calling out once if I, "had all my lady bits." Dr. Highhouse seemed rushed and inattentive-wondering if I needed my ACL as I am 49. Going through the MRI rather quickly he suggested I have the surgery (Meniscectomy-I can not straighten or fully bend my knee) within 2-3 weeks and left the room. His nurse returned and gave me return to work orders for "sit only" duty. When I asked about certain situations she replied-well then you can't do it-sit only! I will say the reception and scheduling staff have been incredibly kind and cordial.My surgery is 4 weeks away.I hope they don't treat my surgery the way they treated me. Rushed, inconsequential, uninterested.

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Dr Highhouse did 2 surgeries for my mpther - a hip relacement after she broke her hip and knee repair surgery after a car accident. The knee surgery was especially remarkable - he had a lot of pieces to put back together. The results: to the day my mother died, she was able to walk and walk without a limp. I'd say that these were the results of Dr. Highhouse's skills as a surgeon.

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caring and compassionate

i was very nervous having to go see a surgeon regarding my shoulder. Dr Highhouse immediately put me at ease. Once we decided that surgery was indicated, Dr Highhouse's surgical skills were the key to my complete recovery.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • University Of South Florida College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • Michigan State University


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Kenneth P Highhouse accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
  • BCBS Michigan
    • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth HMO
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Bronson Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, 315 Turwill Ln, Kalamazoo, MI
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