Dr. Karen Toribio, MD

Dr. Karen Toribio, MD

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Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
36 y/o
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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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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Dr. Toribio's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Toribio "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 received the Ruth and Lee Faust Award for highest GPA in Biological Sciences, and completed medical school at the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. She completed her internal medical residency at Duke University and her rheumatology fellowship at New York University, where she served as chief rheumatology fellow as a result of her excellent teaching and leadership skills. Dr. Toribio joined the Department of Rheumatology at Ochsner Clinic in 2014."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Toribio has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Toribio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Toribio

3.2

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
40%
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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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