Dr. Karen Johnson, MD

Dr. Karen Johnson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Karen Johnson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Elizabethtown, KY. She graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham and specializes in general surgery.

1700 Ring Rd

Elizabethtown, KY 42701

Contact Information

(270) 769-5551

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Johnson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Excision of Breast Tumor
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson performs Excision of Breast Tumor more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Johnson performs this procedure more than 94% of her peers

Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Johnson performs this procedure more than 94% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson treats Breast Diseases more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Johnson treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Johnson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karen Johnson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Elizabethtown, KY. She graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Louisville/University Louisville Hosp
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Johnson

4.5

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Dr. Johnson is blessed with great talent and skill as a surgeon. She’s also a very caring and compassionate doctor with a great sense of humor. Dr. Karen Johnson is a super person and a super surgeon! I have and will continue to recommend her to others.
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Karen Johnson, M.D. was so caring and understanding of how I was feeling. She did an excellent job with my surgery and continues to provide the same set of standards for each follow-up visit. ??I would recommend Dr. Johnson to family and friends.
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Dr. Johnson is an absolute treasure!!! She is bright, talented, through and a highly effective care provider!! Much of the success of my ongoing care has been due to her.
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Dr Johnson goes above and beyond what is expected She is extremely caring and shows attention to her patients very professional.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind Direct Access KY
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Hardin Memorial Hospital

Elizabethtown, KY

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