Dr. Kizhakepat Karunakaran, MD

Dr. Kizhakepat Karunakaran, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 82
Dr. Kizhakepat Karunakaran, MD is a general surgery specialist in Saginaw, MI. He specializes in general surgery and family medicine.

5685 Gratiot Rd

Saginaw, MI 48638

Contact Information

(989) 497-5278

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Burn Injuries
very high
more than 93% of peers
more than 80% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
more than 73% of peers

Dr. Karunakaran'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.

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Karunakaran does not have any board certifications listed.

44  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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 data for Dr. Karunakaran is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karunakaran's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karunakaran to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Karunakaran's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Karu operated on my son. He was is great care. He updated us after surgery was completed. Very kind man.
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