Dr. Karen Shannon, MD

Dr. Karen Shannon, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Karen Shannon, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from American University Of The Carribbean Montserrat British West Indies in 1997 and specializes in family medicine.

812 NW 57th St

Gainesville, FL 32605

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Shannon's Experience

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Dr. Shannon's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shannon "The goal of Family Practice, and of Gainesville Family Physicians, is to provide comprehensive, continual, high quality, cost-effective medical care."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

138  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Primary Care for Adolescents
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Spirometry
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound, Cardiac
  • Vaccination
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • American University Of The Carribbean Montserrat British West Indies
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St. Louis University-Family Practice Residency Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates
    Other Education | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shannon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shannon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shannon

2.5

Based on 14 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Karen Shannon, MD
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Dr Shannon was rude, dismissive, disrespectful and condescending. Did not listen to a word I said, even when in response to the questions she was asking. She also never addressed my reason for coming in. I have never been treated so poorly by a medical professional in my life. Steer clear if...Read More
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bad experience in Gainesville, FL – Oct 30, 2016
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