Dr. Christopher Karkut, MD

Dr. Christopher Karkut, MD

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Dr. Christopher Karkut, MD is a cardiology specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ in 2006 and specializes in cardiology.

1616 Kensington Ave

Buffalo, NY 14215

Contact Information

(716) 834-3278

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Independent Health

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No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Karkut's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karkut treats Heart Disease more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Karkut treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Hyperlipidemia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karkut treats Hyperlipidemia more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Karkut treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Hypertension
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karkut treats Hypertension more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Karkut treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension

About Me

Biography

Dr. Christopher Karkut, MD is a cardiology specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ in 2006 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2006
    The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ
    Medical School
    2006

Awards

Dr. Karkut's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karkut

3.3

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Karkut's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Karkut listens to his patients and makes them feel very comfortable. The staff is also excellent. The office is efficiently run and a comfortable and friendly place.
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I had a great experience with Dr. Karkut and at his practice. I never wait very long and he describes everything to me very specifically. I would recommended him to my family anyday.
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Dr Karkut came in to discharge me after days of chest pain and two ER visits, without having completely read my chart (which had a bad EKG). He told me not only were my tests all negative, which was wonderful, but then proceeded to tell me I didn't even need to see a cardiologist. I found him...Read More
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Dr. Karkut provides excellent care to maintain a healthy life. Not only is he my cardiologist, but my wife's too and she is so grateful for his care. Dr. Karkut gave Linda hope and to see my wife getting back to a healthy living, gives me great hope. Thank you Dr. Karkut.
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Absolutely nothing special in general and have had my doubts about him too. Could be a better/more generous communicator. And the staff - with an occasional pleasant surprise, most of their interactions ranged from tepid to downright dismissive.
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Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
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Cigna
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Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
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