Dr. Karen Denbesten, MD

Dr. Karen Denbesten, MD

Infectious Disease Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Karen Denbesten, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Petoskey, MI and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1994 and specializes in infectious disease medicine.

560 W Mitchell St Ste 170

Petoskey, MI 49770

Contact Information

(231) 487-3590

Insurance Accepted

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

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  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
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1  Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

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  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Karen Denbesten, MD
Very helpful and take time to study the problem, then gives your proper medicine the first time and seems to really care aboit you as a patient.
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