Dr. John Karian, MD

Dr. John Karian, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. John Karian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Franklin, PA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Temple Univ Sch Of Med in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

44 Circle St

Franklin, PA 16323

Contact Information

(814) 437-2191

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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

Neuroplasty
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 74% of peers

Dr. Karian's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

27  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

6  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karian's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karian to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Karian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Karian was most helpful to me in managing my herniated disc. He was especially compassionate and considerate of the fact that I was just completing chemotherapy and radiation treatment for breast cancer, and experienced a herniated disc on top of it all! Not only was he sympathetic, however,...more
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