Dr. Karen Knudsen, MD

Dr. Karen Knudsen, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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 1008

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 93% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Thyroid Disease
more than 75% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

37  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Knudsen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Knudsen's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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  • 1

Dr. Knudsen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

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...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...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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