Dr. Karen Guerrero, MD

Dr. Karen Guerrero, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Karen Guerrero, MD is a dermatologist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences in 2004 and specializes in dermatology.Read her story

2520 Broadway St Ste 202

San Antonio, TX 78215

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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more than 79% of peers
Skin Infections
more than 77% of peers
more than 67% of peers

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Dr. Guerrero's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Guerrero "I have been practicing Dermatology for the last 11 years. I recently separated from the military after serving 12 years as an Army dermatologist. My residency training was completed in 2008 in San Antonio at the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium. While on active duty, I served as a Brigade Surgeon in Afghanistan in addition to working as a dermatologist and faculty member in the family medicine and internal medicine training programs at Fort Hood Texas and Tripler Army Medical Center in Hawaii. My experience as a dermatologist includes practice in all realms of dermatology. I have a special interest in treatment of patients with severe psoriasis and other inflammatory skin disorders."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Guerrero "Patients come first. I pride myself on giving my patients the time and attention they deserve, and the expertise they require and expect. No question goes unanswered. A patient's understanding of their condition and how we can work together for their best outcome is paramount."

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

22  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Acne Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Narrow Band UVB Light for Psoriasis
  • Narrow Band UVB Light for Vitiligo
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • UVB Box
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University of California
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guerrero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese, Cantonese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guerrero's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guerrero to family and friends
5 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Guerrero's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Guerrero was very professional, personable, knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable during my visit. I appreciated the online new patient forms that I could print out. The staff were also pleasant and efficient. My time with the doctor was easy and not rushed. She listened carefully...more
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Excellent experience. Front office staff makes all feel welcome and are very polite and informative. The doctor and assistant are warm and take the time to explain all that is going on and going to happen. Throughout they are constantly talking to the patient to make sure there is no pain and good...more
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I seen Dr. Guerrero for a wart on my foot and she was great with explaining the options to treat it. During the treatment she explained what she was doing which helped me.
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Very thorough and amazing beside manner! I have seen 3 dermatologists in the past, and she is the only dermatologist who actually really listened to me and understood how bothersome my mild psoriasis was to me. I would most definitely recommend her to anyone with a skin condition.
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