Dr. Karen Knudsen, MD

Dr. Karen Knudsen, MD

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Dr. Karen Knudsen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

233 S 10th St Ste 1050

Philadelphia, PA 19107

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
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Dr. Knudsen's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypercalcemia
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Dr. Knudsen treats Hypercalcemia more than 87% of her peers

Dr. Knudsen treats this condition more than 87% of her peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knudsen treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Knudsen treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Knudsen treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Knudsen treats this condition more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Knudsen's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bone Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karen Knudsen, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 2010
    University Of Virginia Health System
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2007
    University Of Connecticut
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2005
    University Of Connecticut
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2004

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1 Star
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For someone who despises doctors and suffers from anxiety, I absolutely love dr. KNUDSEN. She is truly the best and explains things extremely well with patience, kindness, and empathy.
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Excellent endocrinologist, she is up to date on newest technology and treatments. She actually listens to her patients and uses there input to create treatment plans that do work! Well as long as your willing to do what it takes!
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Oh my goodness!! I saw Dr. Knudson in her Williamsburg office today for the first time. I love her and her staff!! Her lovely staff Shameka, Ruth and Lannell are so warm, kind and welcoming. Marion who set up the initial appt. was so sweet and accommodating. I look forward to returning to there for...Read More
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I am appalled... I had my first appt. she ordered blood test... A few days later, her nurse call, explains , I am pre diabetic, and informs me to go red a book... I ask questions, I want more test, I am in tears... NOTHING! No appt, no call from Dr, Knudsen... A complete blow off... I have NEVER...Read More
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Best Doctor hands down. She takes time to listen and answer any questions you may have. She is very informative, she takes great care of me.
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Anthem
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO