Dr. Karen Wies, MD

Dr. Karen Wies, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Karen Wies, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

1000 E 5th St Ste 400

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 596-3500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • 23 More

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Dr. Wies' Experience

Dr. Wies' 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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Wies' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wies "Dr. Karen Wies is board certified in Internal Medicine practicing at the UT Health East Texas Physicians Fifth Street Clinic in Tyler, Texas. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wies "Internal medicine specialist Karen Wies, M.D., begins caring for patients by listening. "I spend a long first visit with patients. Once I know their side of the story and what their main concern is, then I can focus on what I need to do."

Dr. Wies is a retired colonel in the U.S. Air Force, where she was chief of staff at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio, the Air Force's largest hospital.

Her goal is a partnership with her patients: "I want my patients to feel positive about their health care, so that they are proactive and involved in their treatment plan.""

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

231  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Usaf Hospital Lackland Afb
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Usaf Hospital Lackland Afb
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wies has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wies' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wies to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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  • 2
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Dr. Wies' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

She is friendly and caring. She takes the time to listen to your questions and problems, and then tries to solve them. You do not have to wait long to see her and appointments are easy to make. The staff is courteous and friendly. I trust her decisions and how she handles my problems. Dr Wies...more
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Efficient and patient oriented. She is knowledgeable, informative and caring.
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She doesn't listen much about on the spot problems that may have accured recently.Shceduled to see me 15min to give my concerned looks a more depressed confused person after being prescribed Lyrica.Olny to go to my pharmacist to find that the medicine that was prescribed never came...more
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Dr. Weis only cares about money and referring her patients to other more qualified specialists. She does not even take the time to listen to your chest with her stethoscope, much less even touch you. I have never been to such a non-caring doctor in my life.
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