Dr. Kara Hoisington, DO

Dr. Kara Hoisington, DO

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Dr. Kara Hoisington, DO is an endocrinology specialist in East Lansing, MI and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Lake Erie Coll Of Osteo Med in 2004 and specializes in endocrinology.

2900 Hannah Blvd Ste 114

East Lansing, MI 48823

Contact Information

(517) 364-8080

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypercalcemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Hoisington'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

  • Endocrinology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hoisington does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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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

  • Lake Erie Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hoisington has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hoisington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hoisington's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hoisington to family and friends
18 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Hoisington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Kara has really helped me with my Diabetes care, with patience, understanding and willingness to use the latest medications and tools such as Dexcom CGM.
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Cancelled an appt on me after months of waiting, and refused to see me 4 months later when I was 10 mins late in a snow storm, even though we still had 20 mins left. Couldn't get in with her for 6 more months. She should not be accepting new patients. In the meantime she over-prescribed a...more
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I've been going to Dr. Hoisington for several years. I'd been living with horrible thyroid problems since an RAI done by a terrible doctor years earlier. My primary care doctor wasn't any better at dealing with it but wouldn't refer me. Dr. Hoisington self-referred me when I was in the exam...more
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Dr. Hoisington conducts little discussion about your situation, and spends the bulk of her time with you sharing inane stories of other patients or things outside the office. I usually wait for about 50-60 minutes to be seen, and then have no discussion about my actual situation. Additionally, I...more
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