Dr. Karen Ksiazek, MD

Dr. Karen Ksiazek, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Karen Ksiazek, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and acupuncture.

1687 Cole Blvd Ste 150

Lakewood, CO 80401

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
more than 63% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 61% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ksiazek "Non operative management of physical limitations with an emphasis on patient education and empowerment. I address physical alignment, strength, coordination and co occuring conditions in order to maximize structural function. I employ both physical, pharmaceutical and self care interventions to include mind/body and nutritional education with the goal of minimizing side effects while increasing independence and function. My goal is to prevent future decline and improve on current function. I specialize in complex cases."

2  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Upper Back Pain

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Presby St Luke's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Colo School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Karen Ksiazek, MD
Cared about my history that caused the chronic pain. Listened and gave suggestions. Seen for over a month and finally making progress in dealing with neck and back pain.
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Widge in Denver, CO – Nov 12, 2016
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I have been seen by a few physicians over the past 20 years for a recurring back pain issue that no one has been able to resolve (other than prescribing Percocet). Dr. Ksiazek and her interdisciplinary approach/team really took the time to listen and assess. I have never had so many pain free...Read More
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Jeremy A in Wheat Ridge, CO – Apr 26, 2016
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