Dr. Neal Duane Uitvlugt MD Surgeon

Dr. Neal Uitvlugt is a surgeon in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is affiliated with Spectrum Health - Butterworth Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Uitvlugt accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 47 doctors at Spectrum Health - Butterworth Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1984–1987

University of Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1992

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1988–1989

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1992–1994

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 21 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 18 years in Pediatric Surgery

MI State Medical License
Active through 2017

Publications & Presentations

Snowmobile injuries and fatalities in children.
Decou, J.M., Fagerman, L.E., Ropele, D., Uitvlugt, N.D., Schlatter, M.G., Connors, R.H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • Spectrum Health
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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