Dr. Karen Houck, MD

Dr. Karen Houck, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 54
(17)
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Dr. Karen Houck, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Newark, NJ and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in gynecologic oncology.

185 S Orange Ave # 1709

Newark, NJ 07103

Contact Information

(973) 972-5554

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • Devon Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Houck performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 95% of peers
Gynecologic Cancer
very high
more than 89% of peers
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
normal
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Houck's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

11  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Houck has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Houck's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Houck to family and friends
17 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Houck's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

She is amazing and you are her only concern! Not something found in most doctors as they are always on their way to their next patient. She is number one because you are treated as number one!!!
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excellent caring doctor .
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