Dr. Karen Toribio, MD

Dr. Karen Toribio, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
36 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Karen Toribio, MD is a rheumatology specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 10 years. She specializes in rheumatology.Read her story

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Dr. Toribio's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toribio treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Toribio treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toribio treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Toribio treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Gout
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toribio treats Gout more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Toribio treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Juvenile Gout

Dr. Toribio's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Marfan Syndrome
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Toribio’s clinical interests include lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and gout. She was born in Dominican Republic, raised in New Orleans and is a native Spanish speaker. Dr. Toribio graduated from Loyola University in New Orleans, where she r...

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Duke University
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital
  • 2008
    Louisiana State University School of Medicine New Orleans
    Medical School
    2008

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Toribio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Toribio

3.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(5)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
40%
(4)

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I saw Dr. Toribio and was very pleased with my visit. She was extremely personable and listened intently to what I had to say. I have already recommended her to a friend.
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Great doctor. Very knowledgeable and takes time with her patients.
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When she first started she was very sweet. Once she got her experience about a year later,she did a 360. She has a new look and a new mean and nasty attitude to go along with her new makeup and highlights. I was there on time waiting in that long line. I was only 3 minutes late and the girls at...Read More
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Wouldn’t recommend this doctor to anyone. Traveled over an hour away to see her. I was there and in line before 11:00 am (my appointment time) and prechecked in. By the time I got to the counter, it was 11:02 am. I was told because I was “2 minutes late” I would not be seen and had I gotten to the...Read More
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Felt rushed, she didn't ask me any questions. She made it seem like I was there for no reason and was wasting her time. I had been referred for true medical problems and she didn't address any of them and was walking out the door talking. As a matter of fact, on initial meeting the first thing...Read More
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Ochsner Medical Center

New Orleans, LA

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