Dr. Karen Tarbell, MD

Dr. Karen Tarbell, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Karen Tarbell, MD is an internal medicine specialist in New Milford, CT and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in internal medicine and pediatrics.

169 Danbury Rd

New Milford, CT 06776

Contact Information

(860) 355-6949

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Tarbell's Experience

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

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

238  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Franklin and Marshall College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Geisinger Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Geisinger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Geisinger Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tarbell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tarbell's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tarbell to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Tarbell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

My latest experience with Dr. Tarbell was one that has me considering changing doctors. I felt like she was cold and impersonal. She was not listening to me, just giving me textbook answers, I don't need that in a doctor
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The WORST bedside manor I've ever seen. She literally be trying to slim down her patient base. Holds a grudge with the best of them (I had previously mentioned that I would not be able to come in during business hours if my visits would consistently be 2+ hours from the time of scheduled...more
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Dr. Tarbell was great when I first started with her she would call you personally. Now it is so bad!! Every time I call to ask a question I get the nurses the only thing they say is you need to come in. Be VERY aware the office staff is so messed up....the left doesn't know what the right is...more
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Dr. Tarbell recently became my primary care physician and that has been the best decision I've made. She is so kind and caring for her paitents. I did not feel rushed, I was able to ask all my questions knowing she would be helpful. I highly recommend Dr. Tarbell because she really knows what...more
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Dr. Tarbell is friendly and easy to talk to. She is probably the most thorough doctor I've ever been to and this makes me feel like she is really seeing me as an individual patient, not just a number. I have complete confidence in her.
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