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Dr. Joseph Pitcher, MD

Critical Care Medicine
4.8 (18)
Accepting new patients
13 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Joseph Pitcher, MD

Dr. Joseph Pitcher, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Grand Rapids, MI. They specialize in Critical Care Medicine, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified in Critical Care Medicine. They graduated from LOYOLA UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO / STRITCH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital, Spectrum Health United Hospital and Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital.

Dr. Pitcher works at Spectrum Health Medical Group - South Pavilion in Grand Rapids, MI. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Pitcher's Office Locations

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    Spectrum Health Medical Group - South Pavilion
    80 68th St SE # 302, Grand Rapids, MI 49548 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (616) 267-8860

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  • Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital
  • Spectrum Health United Hospital
  • Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital

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    4.8
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    About Dr. Joseph Pitcher, MD

    Specialties
    • Critical Care Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 13 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1962721902
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • LOYOLA UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO / STRITCH SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
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    Dr. Joseph Pitcher, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Pitcher is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Pitcher has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Pitcher works at Spectrum Health Medical Group - South Pavilion in Grand Rapids, MI. View the full address on Dr. Pitcher’s profile.

    18 patients have reviewed Dr. Pitcher. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Pitcher.

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