Dr. Karen M. Nelson, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Female

1608 J St Suite 1st Floor
Tacoma, WA 98405
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Dr. Nelson's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Nelson's Care Philosophy

Karen Nelson, MD, has been privileged to provide care for women in the Puget Sound region since 1995. She is a skilled obstetrician, having delivered thousands of the region's babies. Also an accomplished gynecologist, Dr. Nelson is among the South Sound's most experienced surgeons in minimally invasive procedures and an early adopter of robotic surgery. She values the opportunity to interact with women in many stages of their lives.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2013
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  • Colpopexy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
  • Minimally-Invasive Surgery
  • Myomectomy - Open and/or Laparoscopic
  • Natural Childbirth
  • Pelvic Floor Repair
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vulvectomy
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  • Breech Position
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hormone Imbalance
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Menopause
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis/Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections
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Background Check for Dr. Nelson

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988

Residency Hospital

Madigan Army Medical Center
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Nelson & Staff

  • English
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