Dr. Karmel Carothers, MD

Dr. Karmel Carothers, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
55 y/o

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Dr. Karmel Carothers, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Independence, MO. She specializes in internal medicine.

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Dr. Carothers' Experience

Dr. Carothers' 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 sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carothers "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient s individual healthcare needs are met. We treat all adult healthcare needs."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

242  Conditions Treated


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16  Procedures

  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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 Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carothers has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carothers' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carothers to family and friends
21 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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  • 1

Dr. Carothers' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

If you are looking for a doctor I would recommend Dr. Carothers. She is very compassionate to your needs, knowledgeable and will take the time to listen to you.
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Dr. Carothers is very well organized and is very easy to talk to. I am pleased to recommend her
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I just love DR. Carother's. She is very kind and she actually takes the time to listen to how I feel and she is very in tune with how to provide the best health care for me. She speaks where I can understand and explains things very well to me so I am fully informed on how to take my medicines and...more
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Dr Carothers is very caring and compassionate. She is always pleasant. Very competent. Have seen her for years. My husband and my mother see her.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Carothers for many years and she has continued to be a patient and informed caretaker for me as I have gotten older. She never hurries me and always has a remedy for my complaints. I have so much confidence in her and I hope she will stay for lots more years.
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