Dr. Karen Woods, MD

Dr. Karen Woods, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Female  |  
Age 60
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Dr. Karen Woods, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

6560 Fannin St Ste 1201

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 441-3372

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
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(713) 441-3372

Dr. Woods accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Woods' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woods treats Hemorrhoids more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Woods treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woods treats Abdominal Disorders more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Woods treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woods treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Woods treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Woods' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Karen Woods, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1990
Fell Baylor College Med
Residency Hospital
1989
University Tex Sw
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1984
Baylor College Of Med
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
Medical School
1990
1989
1986
1984
1983

Awards

Dr. Woods' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Woods

3.8

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
12.5%
(3)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
20.833333333333332%
(5)

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I have just recommended Dr. Woods to yet another family member. I have been a patient for over 20 years. She is one of the most compassionate and skilled physicians who has ever cared for me. I highly recommend her.
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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care Award™ (2019)
  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for General Surgery Award™ (2019)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2017)