Dr. App is a lifelong Grand Rapids resident having graduated from Catholic Central in town. He is a second generation primary care physician whose father, Dr. Peter App, continues to practice in Grand Rapids and is in his 47th year practicing in this community. Dr. App remains a strong University of Michigan sports fan and is a graduate having attending undergraduate and graduate school in Ann Arbor.

After graduating from medical school he completed his residency in both Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and he is Board Certified in both specialties.

He has a passion for caring for the family, from newborns to grandparents, and has many three generation families in his practice which he truly enjoys and takes great pride in.

After years in large group practice, Dr. App is now very excited to pursue a private practice to further enhance that lifelong special relationship that families have with their personal physician. He is looking forward to practicing and serving in the community to those families and individuals who enjoy, value and promote the personal private practice physician – patient relationship and environment.

He is a part of the Spectrum Health Physician Alliance for independent physicians which is a subsidiary of Spectrum Health System. As such he will utilize the same electronic medical record and be closely aligned to Spectrum Health Hospital and specialists for additional patient care needs.

Dr. App has admitting privileges at the following hospitals in Grand Rapids:

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