Evelyn P. Navarro, MD

Dr. Navarro graduated Cum Laude from the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Manila, Philippines in 1968. She specializes in Neurology and is affiliated with Mercy Health Saint Marys Hospital and Spectrum Health.

Experience & Qualifications

  • ECFMG Certificate, September 11, 1968
  • Michigan Licensure, March 5, 1973
  • Opened private practice in 1974
  • Neurology Board Certified – American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry, January 1980


  • Graduated Cum Laude from University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines 1968
  • Adjunct Resident, Internal Medicine, Santo Tomas University Clinical Hospital 1968-1969
  • Internship (Rotating Internship), Union Memorial Hospital, Detroit, Michigan 1969-1970
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Harper Hospital, Detroit Michigan 1970-1971
  • Neurology Residency, Wayne State University School of Medicine 1971-1974
  • Epilepsy mini-fellowship at Bowman Gray School of Medicine 1996
  • The Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Treatment Training Program at Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX 2003


  • Kent County Medical Society
  • Michigan State Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Western Michigan Neurological Society (President: 1995-1997 and 2006-2007)
  • Philippine Medical Association of Michigan
  • University of Santo Tomas Alumni Association, Midwest
  • American Board of Disability Analyst – June 19, 2000

Hospital Affiliate:

  • Mercy Health St. Mary’s Hospital, Grand Rapids, Michigan
    Section Chief of Neurology, St. Mary’s Hospital 1998 – 2000
  • Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, Michigan – Downtown
  • Spectrum Health, UMH – Greenville

University Appointments:

  • Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine
    College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University

Support Groups/Organizations:

  • Myasthenia Gravis Foundation – Great Lakes Chapter
    Medical Advisory Board, 1974 – Present
    Board of Trustees 1991 – Present
  • Parkinson’s Foundation of Michigan
  • Multiple Sclerosis of Western Michigan