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Dr. Karen Teston, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry •  Female • Age 69

  
Dr. Teston

Watson Clinic LLP

1033 N Parkway Frontage Rd Lakeland, FL 33803
Accepting new patients

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(863) 647-8011

Dr. Karen Teston, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.


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(863) 647-8011

Dr. Teston accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Teston's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anxiety
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Teston treats Anxiety more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Teston treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Phobia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Teston treats Phobia more than 68% of her peers

Dr. Teston treats this condition more than 68% of her peers

Psychiatric Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Teston treats Psychiatric Diseases more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Teston treats this condition more than 67% of her peers

Dr. Teston's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders

Dr. Teston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Teston

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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Very long wait for a new patient appointment and I can't wait that long! ??
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Didn't seem to care about me or my time.
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Compassionate, knowledgeable and dependable. Dr. Teston is a gem hidden in central Florida.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Karen Teston, MD is a child & adolescent psychiatry specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in child & adolescent psychiatry.

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

Shands Hospital University Fla College Med
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Shands Hospital
Residency Hospital
1988
Shands Hospital University Fla College Med
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Locations

Watson Clinic LLP

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions