Dr. John Karian, MD

Dr. John Karian, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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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 University School Of Medicine 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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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Karian's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Neuroplasty
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karian performs Neuroplasty more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Karian performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Spine Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karian treats Spine Disorders more than 83% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karian treats Spondylosis more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Karian treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Karian's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Karian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Franklin, PA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1979
    Pennsylvania Hospital Of University Of Pennsylvania Health System
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1978

Awards

Dr. Karian's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karian

4.5

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Karian's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. John Karian, MD
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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,...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

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Upmc Northwest

Seneca, PA

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