Dr. Laena Karnstedt, MD

Dr. Laena Karnstedt, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 52
(51)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Laena Karnstedt, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Cumming, GA. She is 52 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

106 Pilgrim Village Dr

Cumming, GA 30040

Contact Information

(678) 455-0030

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Dr. Karnstedt's Experience

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Dr. Karnstedt's 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 malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karnstedt "The health and wellness of our patients is a top concern of this office. Providing the best possible care to every patient is our primary goal. The only way we can meet this goal is if I, your doctor, and you, my patient, work together. This concept is called the Patient Centered Medical Home"
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Indigestion
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sore Throat
  • Spondylosis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stye
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wheezing
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wound Care and Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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 Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • St. Elizabeths
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Heart Association - Doctor of the Year - Northeast Georgia, 2008
Media & Publications

Dr. Karnstedt has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karnstedt's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karnstedt to family and friends
4.6
based on 51 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

  • 5
    (46)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Karnstedt's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Roswell, ga |
Wow. Just Wow. I have been seeing her off and on for 2 years. Well I felt horrible for 3 days and called Friday morning hoping to get in. Paige worked me in and the doctor did her exam. She was very concerned by sysmptoms and ran some blood work. I went home assuming I would hear something Monday...more
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in Cumming, GA |
Recently relocated to Cumming Ga ..... found Dr. Karnstedt and her staff to be friendly and professional. I look forward to meeting her Nurse Practitioner Megan on my next visit.
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Albany, NY |
I was recommended to her via my Cardiologist. He was gushing over his patients feedback about her. I take 6 medications and he said he would trust her with his own mother. My experience with Dr.K was outstanding. She spent 30 minutes of room time and addressed all my concerns. She has a pleasant...more
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in Gainesville, GA |
DR Karnstedt listens and empathizes over whatever is bothering you. After just a few visits she remembers who you are and welcomes you at each visit more as friend than a "customer". After a number of years as a patient I have found she does not make impossible promises but will do her very best...more
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in Cumming, GA |
Dr. Karnstedt spends a lot of time listening and answering questions. She even writes down information for the patient to look up for more information.The office staff is very kind and professional also.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Karnstedt accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Advantage
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
    Choice
    Choice Plus POS II
    Choice POS
    Choice PPO
    Commercial HMO
    Elect Choice
    Elect Choice EPO
    Golden Choice
    Golden Choice HMO
    Golden Choice PPO
    Health Fund
    Health Fund POS
    Health Fund PPO
    Managed Choice POS
    Managed Choice PPO
    Medicare Advantage HMO
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
    Medicare Advantage PPO
    National Advantage
    National Advantage PPO
    Open Choice
    Open Choice POS
    Open Choice PPO
    ProNet
    Quality Point-of-Service POS
    Traditional Choice
    Traditional Choice POS
    Traditional Choice PPO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred PPO
    Blue Traditional PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health and Life Insurance Co HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Karnstedt has admitting privileges

Northeast Georgia Medical Center
743 Spring St NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
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Northside Hospital - Forsyth
1200 Northside Forsyth Dr
Cumming, GA 30041
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