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Ratings for Dr. John Vanderkooy

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He is a good person kind hearted Doctor but kinda confused

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flag | Submitted September 28, 2018

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Not suited to be psychiatrist he is a dumbass who needs more help ... he just got lucky he didn’t earn those degrees

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flag | Submitted September 25, 2018

5
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saw him for the first time today and he was very funny and made me feel comfortable.

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flag | Submitted August 9, 2018

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Dr. Vanderkooy is an amazing psychiatrist who has helped me see that I am not alone and that I can get better

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flag | Submitted June 15, 2018

3
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3
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1
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2
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After having a family discussion. I found him not open to any suggestions to help him get a patient to open up. He is very aggressive, blunt and very obvious it is his way or no way. I found him to have no empathy for his patients. I cant accept a treatment plan being " he has to talk to me or he won't get out for a long time" this is for a patient with social anxiety and trust issues who feels he can't talk to someone he doesn't trust, who intimidates and scares him so he gets locked up with no help . I was very disgusted after this meeting and surprised a doctor actually feels that way about his patients. Maybe he has been doing this job too long and he can't deal with it anymore. He seems more worried about his license than his patients

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flag | Submitted June 15, 2018

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1
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when i was admitted to the hospital for depression and suicidal ideation and stayed in the mental health unit, i was given dr vanderkooy. the first time i saw him he made me cry from his loud (yelling) voice and swearing. he is inconsiderant and insensitive, and left me locked in my room just for crying because he was scaring me. he’s triggering and always seems angry at me, i DO NOT RECOMMEND this doctor, he should be sued and is not suited to be a psychiatrist at all.

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flag | Submitted May 15, 2018

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insensitive, dismissive, and actively uses rude language. left appointments often hurt. will not return.

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flag | Submitted October 26, 2017

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Dr. Vanderkooy is the rudest and most inconsiderant doctor I have ever met. He tried kicking me out of a hospital just because he didn't believe my story on a serious suicide attempt that happened lesss than 2 weeks before. My family doctor back home actually had to call him to yell at him to re admit me. He obviously doesn't have a care in the world for suicidal patients. He also lied a lot and his solution for everything was more pharmaceutical drugs. Even ones with serious side effects but he would never say that. If I followed his advice or kept him as a doctor chances are I would be dead right now. No joke, the nurse of my family dr told me that he had me on way to high of a dose of sleeping pills, she was stunned and said it was a high enough dosage to tranqulize a horse while vanderkooy thought it was a small dose and wanted to give me more. I even heard a nurse or two of the staff that works under him say bad things about him. This guy is a terrible human being who should get sued and have his license revoked.

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flag | Submitted September 17, 2017

5
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5
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Dr. Vanderkooy is currently helping me with depression. His style is blunt and helpful. I like the way he re-directs my thinking and leaves me with helpful ideas or steps to lead me to wellness.

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flag | Submitted July 1, 2014

5
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5
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Dr. Vanderkooy is the most amazing doctor I have ever spoken to. He was so helpful I did I mention he was helpful? I would give him 6 stars out of 5.

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flag | Submitted June 1, 2012

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