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Dr. Karen Giardino, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 59

Dr. Giardino

Dr. Karen Giardino, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Williamsville, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from State University Of New York At Buffalo in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(716) 636-1947

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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Giardino's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giardino treats Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea) more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Giardino treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorders
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
Autoimmune Diseases
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giardino treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Giardino treats this condition more than 82% of her peers

Thyroiditis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Giardino treats Thyroiditis more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Giardino treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Giardino's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karen Giardino, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Williamsville, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from State University Of New York At Buffalo in 1985 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

1985
State University Of New York At Buffalo
Medical School
The School Of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences SUNY At Buffalo
Undergraduate School
1985

Dr. Giardino's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Giardino

2.8

Based on 81 reviews

5 Stars
35.80246913580247%
(29)
4 Stars
4.938271604938271%
(4)
3 Stars
6.172839506172839%
(5)
2 Stars
9.876543209876543%
(8)
1 Star
43.20987654320987%
(35)

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Dr. Giardino's Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Karen Giardino, MD
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I thought everyone there was great. A lot of my questions were answered and I'm feeling better than I have in a long time. As far as the comment below, I feel it was pretty spiteful and hurtful to leave such a directed review of 1 person. My guess is that you are not satisfied with any physician...Read More
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daughter doctor once, was handed over to “Susan Giardino”, the most ill-informed, useless excuse for a medical practitioner ever seen. My daughter’s issue is hair loss +still exists, +this idiot keeps advising on periods +doesn’t even know why daughter is there! 18 mos., 3 blood tests, 6 months...Read More
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Saw the doctor and was very pleased with her. She ordered blood work and scan of my thyroid. I was placed on treatment and saw an improvement in my symptoms. I was then handed off to her sister in law who is a very cold and looks at you like your a crack addict looking for drugs. She is abrupt and...Read More
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Finely a doctor that takes the time to explain how your medication works, what to expect when you take it. A doc who doesn't just prescribe a "industry standard" when there's better ( for you ) alternative. I give Dr Gardino, and here entire staff two thumbs up, and If I could, 10 stars! I'm...Read More
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Hadn’t seen Dr G in 2 years as she recommended following up with my gp once my condition was under control. I called to see Dr G in the beginning of November, as I started having a problem and was given the next possible appointment which was the end of January. Really? I was told they’d put me on...Read More
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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