Dr. Karen Wiss, MD

Dr. Karen Wiss, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 59
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Karen Wiss, MD is a pediatric dermatology doctor who practices in Worcester, MA. She is 59 years old and has been practicing for 29 years.

281 Lincoln St Fl 4

Worcester, MA 01605

Contact Information

(508) 334-5979

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
normal
more than 21% of peers
Hives
normal
more than 16% of peers
Folliculitis
normal
more than 13% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hives
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Varicose Veins
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Univ Of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Univ Of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wiss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wiss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wiss to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Wiss' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Worcester, MA |
Dr. Wiss is a caring, brilliant doctor who takes amazing care of children.
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Accurate in diagnosis & treatment measures. Listened well to my concerns and was never frustrated with my endless calls and visits. Amazing practice with amazing doctors who actually care about their patients. Resident Dr. Rork & Dr Belazarian are also highly recommended.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wiss accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Wiss has admitting privileges

UMass Memorial Medical Center - Memorial Campus
119 Belmont St
Worcester, MA 01605
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