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W. Thad Rathkamp, MD

W. Thad Rathkamp, MD

Family Medicine

4.9 out of 5
 291 Reviews
 40 Patient Comments


Medical Education
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine - Family Medicine
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Covenant Medical Group
7340 Midland Road
Freeland, MI 48623(989) 695-8014(989) 695-5810

291 Patient Reviews

The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey. These comments and ratings are a reflection of individual patient experiences in either the clinic or virtual visit setting. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Covenant HealthCare.

Overall Rating 4.9 out of 5
Discusses Treatment Options 4.9 out of 5
Provider Showed Concern 4.9 out of 5
Explained Things Clearly 4.9 out of 5
Included Patient in Decisions 4.9 out of 5
Likelihood to Recommend Provider 4.9 out of 5

Patient Comments

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  • Reviewed on 5/6/2020 3:23 am
    They shouldn't push a colonoscopy on someone that does not want one.

  • Reviewed on 4/12/2020 11:59 am
    I have confidence in my care provider

  • Reviewed on 4/2/2020 11:26 am
    Dr. Rathkamp is very caring and helpful.  Always listens and answers all questions and concerns.

  • Reviewed on 3/24/2020 5:05 pm
    Dr Rathkamp is the best!

  • Reviewed on 3/15/2020 6:21 pm
    Dr. Rathkamp was really good, I was very satisfied with my care and will definitely continue to come to see him and the office.

  • Reviewed on 3/11/2020 1:30 am
    Dr. Rathkamp is very friendly and listens to the concerns I had

  • Reviewed on 3/4/2020 1:55 am
    Dr. Rathkamp is always pleasant and professional. He takes the time to listen to my concerns and address them.

  • Reviewed on 3/2/2020 4:08 am
    I would love to get my mom into see him, but there is a waiting list.  very happy with Dr Rathkamp.

  • Reviewed on 2/26/2020 4:10 pm
    I do recommend Dr. Rathkamp. He is an outstanding doctor and he always listens to me and asks the right questions to get me to understand things. He doesn't rush me out or cut me off, he helps with all my awareness to my condition and keeps me abreast of things pertaining to my condition.

  • Reviewed on 2/18/2020 4:16 pm
    Right on all issues.

  • Reviewed on 2/17/2020 12:30 am
    dr rathkamp is the best!

  • Reviewed on 2/4/2020 3:32 pm
    Spoke with Dr Rathkamp about a medication I was previously on and he was very open with options and recommendations

  • Reviewed on 2/4/2020 6:11 pm
    Dr Rathkamp is the best!

  • Reviewed on 1/30/2020 3:38 pm
    I would like to know more about the kidney disease I was told I have. I'm really not sure what is going on.

  • Reviewed on 1/21/2020 6:09 pm
    I have recommended several patients to him

  • Reviewed on 1/16/2020 12:21 am
    love Dr Thad!!! so happy he is back as Covenant physician

  • Reviewed on 12/24/2019 5:10 pm
    Dr. Rathkamp is the best!  Now that he's on staff don't lose him!

  • Reviewed on 12/20/2019 12:36 pm

  • Reviewed on 12/11/2019 3:51 pm
    always caring and interested in me

  • Reviewed on 12/11/2019 12:33 am

  • Reviewed on 11/26/2019 9:31 pm
    They don't come any better than Dr. Rathkamp!!  So happy he's back with Covenant Healthcare!

  • Reviewed on 11/12/2019 5:23 pm
    Everything is excellent

  • Reviewed on 11/3/2019 10:51 pm

  • Reviewed on 10/29/2019 2:51 pm

  • Reviewed on 10/22/2019 2:47 pm
    been with Dr Rathkamp for many years & will never change doctors!!

  • Reviewed on 10/16/2019 2:44 am
    Dr Rathkamp was very concerned and did the biopsy that day! He was wonderful explaining the procedure and was kind and showed genuine concern.

  • Reviewed on 10/6/2019 7:16 pm
    always attentive and professional

  • Reviewed on 9/24/2019 11:46 pm
    I trust Dr. Rathkamp 100% with my care as well as my families.

  • Reviewed on 9/10/2019 3:15 pm
    I'v been a patient of Dr Rathkamp for at least 15 years and have no complaints

  • Reviewed on 9/4/2019 1:03 pm
    the doctor and the nurse were wonderful

  • Reviewed on 9/1/2019 10:41 am
    Dr. Rathkamp is one of the very best! He's open and honest, taking time to listen to my concerns and sharing a little information about himself. I have recommended him to my friends.

  • Reviewed on 8/27/2019 4:46 pm
    Everyone should have a doctor like mine. He listens and will do whatever he can for his patients if they have a problem.

  • Reviewed on 8/27/2019 6:07 pm
    Dr. Rathkamp is a very polite, well trained, has a lot of knowledge he a really good doctor. I'm lucky to have him as my doctor.

  • Reviewed on 8/25/2019 5:00 am
    Excellent Doctor

  • Reviewed on 8/17/2019 12:34 pm
    dr. rathkamp is excellent always takes the time to explain everything and answers all questions

  • Reviewed on 7/30/2019 2:48 pm
    Dr. Rathkamp and team are great

  • Reviewed on 7/30/2019 5:00 am
    A wonderful caring provider. Very interested in helping me stay well.

  • Reviewed on 7/28/2019 5:00 am
    top notch people

  • Reviewed on 7/24/2019 5:00 am

  • Reviewed on 7/23/2019 5:00 am
    I really like Dr. Rathkamp. He epitomizes Doctor to me.

  • Reviewed on 7/19/2019 5:00 am
    Dr. Rathkamp is always attentive and pleasant. He demonstrates good memory or my history, stays up to date on the latest information and is very helpful in diagnosing, treating or referring me.

  • Reviewed on 7/16/2019 5:00 am
    dr rathkamp is the best doctor in the tri cities

  • Reviewed on 7/11/2019 5:00 am
    So pleased withe the care and attention given, as if only person in his care