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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 65

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    1 Sanction

    • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (4/15/2014)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Dr. Elias Arthur Karkalas; License # MD025225E; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician failed to pay a previously imposed civil penalty. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine suspended the physician's license.
    • State: Pennsylvania

    2 Board Actions

    • Unknown  (6/11/2013)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Dr. Elias Arthur Karkalas; License # MD025225E; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine imposed a fine.
    • State: Pennsylvania
    • Professional Misconduct  (9/7/2012)
    • Action Taken: Education
    • Summary: Dr. Elias Arthur Karkalas; License # MD025225E; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has engaged in unprofessional conduct. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine has imposed a civil penalty in the amount of $2,500.00 and ordered the physician to complete continuing medical education.
    • State: Pennsylvania
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Temple University
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Abington Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Abington Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Karkalas & Staff

    • English
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