Dr. Laena Karnstedt, MD

Dr. Laena Karnstedt, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Laena Karnstedt, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Cumming, GA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in internal medicine.

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
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Dr. Karnstedt's Experience

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"

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

152  Conditions Treated

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21  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.


  • 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
54 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

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Dr. Karnstedt's 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 (9)

One of the worst experiences I've ever had. My first appt went well - she was attentive and listened. Prescribed me Rx that worked well the first go-round. Then, when scheduling a follow-up appt, they called me less than 24 hrs FOUR times, bc "the doctor won't be in." AFTER I waited over an hour in...more
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Dr. Karnstedt is absolutely devoted to the care of her patients. She is very professional, while equally as kind and truly concerned about their well being. She makes you feel so comfortable an truly listens to her patients. Her staff members are also extremely kind and professional. I would...more
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Very capable lady who provides enough time for a proper discussion of the health issues. The group is small but very friendly and helpful. Is a delight to visit this office.
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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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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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