Dr. Dennis Karasek, MD

Dr. Dennis Karasek, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(57)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Dennis Karasek, MD is a pain medicine specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1979 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

3603 Paesanos Pkwy Ste 100

San Antonio, TX 78231

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Karasek performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
2

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

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9

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • U Okla
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • U Okla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • U Pitts Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karasek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karasek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karasek to family and friends
3.4
based on 57 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (57)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (22)

Dr. Karasek's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Worst doctor ever. This guy is a quack. After having injections in back, I was in the hospital for a month and couldn't walk for months after. Gave me an infection in my SI joint from the injections. Called his office several times to try to get some help and never called me back. He did the...more
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in San Antonio Texas
January 23, 2018 Tuesday I have known Doctor Karasek for almost 20 years. He is very knowledgeable, compassionate and truly cares about his patients, their extended family and staff!! The Sincerely attention to detail and seeing each patient as an individual then providing comprehensive care!...more
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in San Antonio, TX
Danielle is the best worker I've ever seen so it all the staff including Dr. Karasek
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in San Antonio, TX
Excellent doctor, all a patient could possibly ask for
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in San Antonio, TX
Listens, tries new procedures; very helpful and explains things so I understand. Always willing to listen to my research and findings and offers suggestions.
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