Dr. Karl Edelmann, MD

Dr. Karl Edelmann, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Karl Edelmann, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Ann Arbor, MI and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1986 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

955 W Eisenhower Cir Ste D

Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Contact Information

(734) 747-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Malaise and Fatigue
very high
more than 98% of peers
Thyroid Screening
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Edelmann's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

201  Conditions Treated


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24  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Mich Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edelmann has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edelmann's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edelmann to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 1

Dr. Edelmann's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Edelmann's etiquette with patients is quite inconsiderate and unprofessional. He diagnosed my depression by saying, "Well, surprise, you have depression!" Incredibly tactless - not how one should address anyone, much less a suicidal teenager, with depression. He looks more at his tablet than the...more
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He is extremely arrogant and treats patients as if their opinions are not valid. When he is challenged he gets annoyed and eventually he verbally attacked me and said to find another doctor. He was incredibly rude, unprofessional and condescending. i have never been treated that badly.
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Dr.. Edelmann is very knowledgable and can refer you to his connections to excellent specialists. Will refer out if condition suggests a specialist is called for. Does not always try to treat you by prescribing antibiotics , but only uses them on conditions where an antibiotic can be helpful. He...more
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I found Dr. Karl Edelmann to be arrogant and condescending in manner. He proudly stated that he forced his patients to come into his office for blood tests and checkups 34% more often than the most stringent medical recommendations. His rude and unprofessional behavior and pompous attitude...more
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I have been going to Dr. Edelmann since 1996. His entire staff is nothing but outstanding.
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