Dr. Karen Woo, MD

General Surgery •  Female • Age 44
  
Dr. Woo

USC Cardio Vascular Thoracic Inst.

1520 San Pablo St Ste 4300 Los Angeles, CA 90033

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(323) 442-6878

Dr. Karen Woo, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2001 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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(323) 442-6878

Dr. Woo accepts the following insurance:

Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.

Typically treats 89% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woo performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Woo performs this procedure more than 89% of their peers

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Dr. Woo's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woo performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Woo performs this procedure more than 89% of her peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woo performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 70% of her peers

Dr. Woo performs this procedure more than 70% of her peers

Dialysis Access Procedures
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woo performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Woo performs this procedure more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Woo's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Biography

Dr. Karen Woo, MD is a general surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2001 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2001
University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
Medical School

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USC Cardio Vascular Thoracic Inst.

University of Southern California Cardio Thoracic Surgeons1520 San Pablo St Ste 4300 Los Angeles, CA 90033
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