Keith VanderGriend, M.D., F.A.C.S

Dr. Keith VanderGriend, a partner at Parkway General Surgeons, received his medical degree and training in 1999 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center before returning to the Bellingham area to practice.  With nearly 20 years of surgical experience, he brings a dedicated skill set to the diagnosis and treatment of his patients.  He specializes in  colorectal surgical care, simple and complex hernia management or repair, gallbladder disease, colon cancer, advanced laparoscopic procedures and emergent trauma care.

Board Certification: American Board of Surgery

Professional Affiliations: Fellow of American College of Surgeons & ATLS (Advance Trauma Life Support) Certified

As a Bellingham native, Dr. VanderGriend is very active in the community and involved in Young Life youth mentoring and Bellingham Food Bank, and participates in international mission trips that  benefit from his training and background.

Together with his wife and two sons, Dr. VanderGriend enjoys a wide range of outdoor activities. They love and appreciate the Pacific Northwest and the beauty it has to offer.


Parkway General Surgeons
The office is located in the Parkway Medical Center - just across the street from Peacehealth St. Joseph Medical Center. The office entrance is on the south side of the building. Drive into the parking lot and proceed around to the back of the building to park. Enter the door in the back of the building and suite 204 is on the right hand side.
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Notice: Watch for symptoms including fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If you have these symptoms, please contact your physician immediately. Please do not present to our facility.