Renal Associates of Grand Rapids was founded in September 1973 by William G. Bouman, MD, Alberta A. Garbaccio, MD, and John W. Pierce, MD. At the time, these physicians were practicing in the Saint Mary’s Hospital.
Renal Associates of Grand Rapids was later renamed to the current business name, Renal Associates of West Michigan, P.C. after expanding outside of the metro-Grand Rapids area.
Renal Associates of West Michigan, P.C. sets the standard for Nephrology practice in the Western Michigan area by incorporating our beliefs in compassion, integrity, and respect for the individual into the overall care plan for each of our valued patients.
We see all stages of Chronic Kidney Disease, from our Clinic, to Dialysis, to managing the patient’s Vascular Access, and to Kidney Transplantation.
Renal Associates of West Michigan, P.C. complies with applicable Federal civil laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Renal Associates of West Michigan, P.C. does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
Renal Associates of West Michigan, P.C. provides free interpreter services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us as well as to people whose primary language is not English. If these services are needed, please let the scheduling staff know when scheduling the appointment.
If you believe that Renal Associates of West Michigan, P.C. has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex, you can file a grievance with: Amelia Klocke, Practice Administrator, 330 East Beltline Ave NE Ste 100, Grand Rapids, MI 49506, Phone 616-752-6235. You can file a grievance in person or by mail. If you need help in filing a grievance, Amelia Klocke is available to help you.
You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal, available at https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/portal/lobby.jsf, or by mail or phone at: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, SW Room 509F, HHH Building Washington, D.C. 20201. 1-800-368-1019, 800-537-7697 (TDD) Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.
Our Clinic Locations
Clinic/Vascular Access Center
** Please note – while we try to accommodate every patient’s needs, our Holland and Wyoming clinic have limited availability. Please call us at (616) 752-6235 and press option 3 to talk to the Scheduling department. **
Clinic Staff with some Physicians