Dr. Karen Brainard, MD

Dr. Karen Brainard, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Karen Brainard, MD is a family medicine specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med in 1981 and specializes in family medicine.

8614 E State Road 70 Ste 200

Bradenton, FL 34202

Contact Information

(941) 727-1243

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Brainard's Experience

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Dr. Brainard's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

188  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Disease Counseling
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Obesity Counseling
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Maine-Dartmouth Fp Res
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brainard has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brainard's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brainard to family and friends
24 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Brainard'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)

Dr. Brainard is an amazing physician. She is thorough, explains everything in detail, knows the latest information regarding treatment and medication. She is by far the best doctor I've ever known!!!
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There's usually a wait to see Dr. Brainard, both to get an appointment and to see her in office, but the care that she provides once you do see her is excellent. You can tell that she genuinely loves being a doctor, and taking care of her patients.
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Dr. Brainard takes months to see for a new patient appointment and one to two for follow ups. (If you are ill others in the office can see you right away.) Wait times can be lengthy. That said I have never had a doctor so excellent before. She takes plenty of time with each patient (which is why...more
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Dr BRAINARD has been my doctor for 12 years.... I can't say enough good things about her. She has been compassionate and has even called me at home herself, after hours to follow up on my test results.... I would highly recommend her to anyone.
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