Dr. Karen Fong, MD

Dr. Karen Fong, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Karen Fong, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Baylor University in 1992 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2123 Ygnacio Valley Rd

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers
Postnasal Drip
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

32  Conditions Treated


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13  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)

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.


  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Fong's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fong to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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