Dr. Karel Rybnicek, MD

Dr. Karel Rybnicek, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Karel Rybnicek, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Shelby, NC and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Je Purkyne University in 1978 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

808 N Washington St

Shelby, NC 28150

Contact Information

(704) 480-0008

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

78  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Je Purkyne University
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Trauma Rsch Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Christ Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Ark Med Science
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Czech
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Karel Rybnicek, MD
Very professional, takes work seriously, kind, does great work!!!!!!!!
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