Dr. Bethany Karl, DO

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Pulmonology | Female

Dr. Bethany Karl, DO
Bethany E. Karl, DO, is board-certified nephrologist. She is an assistant professor in Department of Medicine and works in the Divisions of Nephrology as well as Hospital Medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Karl completed a fellowship in nephrology and hypertension and a residency in internal medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Maine. She is board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology.She is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Nephrology and Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons of California.Prior to medical school, Dr. Karl worked as an emergency medical technician and wilderness medicine Instructor. When not at work she can be found outside spending time with family, swimming or playing soccer.

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UC San Diego Health - La Jolla9300 Campus Point Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dr. Karl's Performance
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Bethany E. Karl, DO, is board-certified nephrologist. She is an assistant professor in Department of Medicine and works in the Divisions of Nephrology as well as Hospital Medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine. Dr. Karl completed a fellowship in nephrology and hypertension and a residency in internal medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She earned her medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in Maine. She is board-certified in internal medicine and nephrology.She is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Nephrology and Osteopathic Physicians & Surgeons of California.Prior to medical school, Dr. Karl worked as an emergency medical technician and wilderness medicine Instructor. When not at work she can be found outside spending time with family, swimming or playing soccer.

Dr. Karl's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Pulmonology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thrombosis
  • Valley Fever
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of New England College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 2007

  • Residency Hospital
    Uc San Diego, School Of Medicine
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Uc San Diego, School Of Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Procedures Performed

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis