Dr. Nolan Karp, MD

Dr. Nolan Karp, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Nolan Karp, MD is a general surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

305 E 47th St Rm 1A

New York, NY 10017

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Karp performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Reduction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gynecomastia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Karp's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karp "We listen to each patient and come up with a treatment plan that is individualized to the specific needs of each patient. "

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

11  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Gynecomastia
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer

16  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Repair of Pigmentation Defect
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • New York University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New York University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karp's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karp to family and friends
26 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Karp'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 (9)

Dr Nolan preformed my breast reduction surgery the end of October 2017 I Couldn’t Have Found A Better Surgeon. Dr Nolan has a gentle caring manner. He has wonderful support in his office. They were always available for my questions or concerns. Dr. Nolan is the best!!!
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Dr Karp and his staff were friendly, helpful and professional during my treatment
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I had a mastectomy on my left breast last September, my second bout of breast cancer. I had my final surgery in January. Dr. Karp was a good surgeon and reconstructed my breast like the old one. All through out my healing, I had no pain......... His staff totally made me feel at home thru the...more
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Dr. Karp performed my breast reduction October 20, 2017. I recently had my final post op appointment, and I can honestly say this surgery has changed my life. I went from 34I to approximately 34D/DD. My scars have healed splendidly, and all of my physical ailments associated with my large breasts...more
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Disaster. Screwed up my breast reduction. More than a year later, I am virtually the same size I was before the surgery. He just changed the shape, not the size. Still huge and uncomfortable with all the same issues. My complaints repeatedly fell on deaf ears. He did nothing to rectify the...more
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