Dr. Randy Karu, MD

Dr. Randy Karu, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Randy Karu, MD is a family medicine specialist in Pomona, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Colombo and specializes in family medicine and general surgery.

1900 Royalty Dr Ste 250

Pomona, CA 91767

Contact Information

(909) 487-0489

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Karu's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karu "Randy Karu, MD, brings over 30 years of experience to his Pomona, California, practice, which focuses on family practice and cosmetic medicine.

Dr. Karu trained in general surgery in England, where he obtained the prestigious fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He then came to the United States and trained in family practice in Stanford, Connecticut, where he obtained Board Certification in Family Practice. He has been practicing in Pomona, California, since 1986, during which time he served as president of the medical staff of Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center and has served on the board of directors of many community organizations.

In addition to accepting new patients family practice, Dr. Karu is passionate about improving the self-confidence of patients through cosmetic treatments that can improve skin, sculpt the body, and reverse aging. "

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2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

61  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • St Thomas College Mt Lavinia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Colombo
    Medical School | Graduated
  • St Joseph Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • St Joseph's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Royal Coll Surgeons Of England
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karu's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karu to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Karu'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 (2)

Dr. Karu has been my primary care physician for many years, and I could not be happier with the service he has provided. For example, on my last visit he informed me of the availability of a new shingles virus and we had a detailed discussion of whether or not I should get it that took my entire...more
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Dr Karu failed to look at test results of my father, for 2 months. Then panicked and ran him into surgery. His care was totally mismanaged. Fluid overload of 30 liters. Second surgery, kidney failure gut failure, mrsa. Too much to explain. He was hospitalized for over 2 months. Dr Kari and the...more
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