Dr. Adam Kilkenney Recognized as Physician Best of Metro
Adam Kilkenney, DO
Primary Care Physician
Dr. Kilkenney is a Primary Care Physician at Metro health Hudsonville and has been with Metro for a little over four years. He received his DO degree from Michigan State University – College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008 and he completed both his internship and residency at Metro Health Hospital.
In addition to his busy role treating patients at Metro Health Hudsonville, Dr. Kilkenney has been involved in a number of committees during his time with Metro. He served on the Physician IT Committee and is currently serving on the CIN Quality Committee.
When asked what the Best Patient Experience means to him, Dr. Kilkenney responded by saying, “[It] means treating patients, our staff and our colleagues as individual people, not just a number on a list, but also taking the entire system, both Metro and the larger community into account.”
Dr. Kilkenney’s nomination form describes how he goes above and beyond to provide the Best Patient Experience. “Dr. Kilkenney gives his time to make sure his patients are taken care of. He truly delivers compassionate care consistently – calling patients personally… or going to the main hospital after office hours to meet an admitted patient to discuss a difficult diagnosis.” The nomination also describes him as “a great listener… who balances what needs to be done and what the patient wishes to have done, always taking the patients perspective into consideration.”
Dr. Kilkenney has also been recognized as providing the Best Employee Experience. His nominator commented on his “easy-going personality” and described him as “very approachable and will take the time to sit down, listen and explain.”
When asked what being selected as Physician Best of Metro means to him, Dr. Kilkenney said “it’s an honor to know that even still relatively new in my career, what I am trying to do for my patients is recognized.”
When Dr. Kilkenney was asked about one of his favorite Metro Memories, he mentioned running the Metro Way 5k with his wife and kids and how much he appreciates the effort behind putting on an event that encourages healthy activity in our community.
Dr. Kilkenney and his wife, Catie, have been married for 12 years and have two children, Owen 6 and Molly 3. They enjoy spending time together as often as possible. They enjoy building with Legos and getting outdoors.
Congratulations Dr. Kilkenney!
You are the Physician Best of Metro