Dr. Karen Sherman, MD

Colorectal SurgeryFemaleAge 41

Colorectal Surgery

Dr. Karen Sherman, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Raleigh, NC. She is affiliated with Duke Health Raleigh Hospital.

Dr. Karen Sherman, MD

Duke Colon and Rectal Surgery of Raleigh

3404 Wake Forest Rd Ste 303 Raleigh, NC 27609 ()

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(919) 862-5480

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Experience
Background

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sherman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anal and Rectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherman treats Anal and Rectal Cancer more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Sherman treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherman treats Colorectal Cancer more than 94% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
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Hemorrhoids
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherman treats Hemorrhoids more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Sherman treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Sherman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Karen Sherman, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Raleigh, NC. She is affiliated with Duke Health Raleigh Hospital.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Karen Sherman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Sherman frequently treats Anal and Rectal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, and Hemorrhoids. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Sherman treats.

Where is Dr. Karen Sherman, MD's office located?

Dr. Sherman's office is located at 3404 Wake Forest Rd Ste 303, Raleigh, NC 27609. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Duke Colon and Rectal Surgery of Raleigh3404 Wake Forest Rd Ste 303 Raleigh, NC 27609
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Duke Health Raleigh Hospital

Raleigh, NC

76% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)