Paul Kemmeter, MD, General Surgery, Grand Rapids, MI, North Ottawa Community Hospital

PaulKemmeterMD

General Surgery Grand Rapids, MI

Clinical Associate Professor Michigan State University College of Human Medicine; Medical Director Bariatric Surgery Mercy Health Saint Mary's; Medical Director Bariatric Surgery Upper Peninsula Health System - Marquette

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Education & Training

  • Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners - MSUCHM
    Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners - MSUCHMResidency, General Surgery, 1996 - 2002
  • Spectrum Health-Butterworth CampusFellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1999 - 2000
  • Spectrum Health-Butterworth CampusResidency, General Surgery, 1996 - 1999
  • Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
    Michigan State University College of Human MedicineClass of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2002 - 2003
  • MI State Medical License
    MI State Medical License 1998 - 2023
  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Aprima EHR, Aprima Medical Software, Inc., 2013
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Assessing Variation in Technique for Sleeve Gastrectomy Based on Outcomes of Surgeons Ranked by Safety and Efficacy: A Video-Based Study  
    Oliver A Varban, Amir A Ghaferi, Arthur M Carlin, Paul R Kemmeter, Justin B Dimick, Jonathan F Finks, Surgical Endoscopy

Press Mentions

  • Comparison of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Leak Rates in Five Staple-Line Reinforcement Options: A Systematic Review
    Comparison of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy Leak Rates in Five Staple-Line Reinforcement Options: A Systematic ReviewJanuary 11th, 2020
  • Assessing Variation in Technique for Sleeve Gastrectomy Based on Outcomes of Surgeons Ranked by Safety and Efficacy: A Video-Based Study
    Assessing Variation in Technique for Sleeve Gastrectomy Based on Outcomes of Surgeons Ranked by Safety and Efficacy: A Video-Based StudyAugust 15th, 2018

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