Dr. Karolynn Echols, MD

Dr. Karolynn Echols, MD

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Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
50 y/o
(7)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Karolynn Echols, MD is an urogynecology & reconstructive pelvic surgery doctor who practices in Philadelphia, PA. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

Jefferson University Physican Group OB/GYN

833 Chestnut St Frnt 1

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Devon Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Uterine Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers
Uterine Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
  • Integrative Medicine
3

Board Certifications

  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Integrative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Perimenopause
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Temple Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Lsu Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Arizona Ctr For Integrative Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Echols has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Echols' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Echols to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Echols' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Echols accepts 23 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth HMO
    Amerihealth POS
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • Devon Health
    Devon Health PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Intergroup
    Intergroup PPO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • One Net
    One Net PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
    Private HealthCare Systems PPO
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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