Dr. Karyn Harkins, MD

Dr. Karyn Harkins, MD

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Obesity Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
51 y/o
(8)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Karyn Harkins, MD is an obesity medicine specialist in Tacoma, WA. She specializes in obesity medicine.Read her story

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Harkins' Experience

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Dr. Harkins' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Obesity Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Harkins' bio

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harkins "My role as your physician is to provide the information you need to make well-informed decisions and control the direction of your health care. My patients are always part of the process. After all, this is your life, your health, your well being. Dr. Karyn Harkins is a board-certified family practice physician, with special interest in women's health and pediatrics. Dr. Harkins completed her undergraduate study at the University of Washington and her residency at Tacoma Family Medicine. A native of Washington, she enjoys sailing competitively and cooking. Dr. Harkins also enjoys spending time with her family."

1  Specialties

  • Obesity Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Tacoma Family Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harkins' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harkins to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Harkins' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Harkins, care has been a solid foundation for me to begin redefining a starting place for me to overcome fears of being stuck in obesity forever. Working with Dr. Harkins and her nutritionist's has been educational, healing, hopeful, and my thyroid is now working, with weight loss. Yes, I am...more
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