Dr. Karen Effinger, MD

Dr. Karen Effinger, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology  |  
Female
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Karen Effinger, MD is a pediatric hematology & oncology doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. She has been practicing for 11 years. Dr. Effinger is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford.

725 Welch Rd Ste 160

Palo Alto, CA 94304

Contact Information

(650) 497-8953

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Blood Disorders
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more than 28% of peers
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
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more than 14% of peers
Acute Leukemia
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more than 11% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Effinger does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • New York Med Coll
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Effinger has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Effinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Effinger accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Effinger has admitting privileges

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
725 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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