Dr. Richard Karem, MD

Dr. Richard Karem, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(31)
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Dr. Richard Karem, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Redding, CA. He is 66 years old.

1844 South St

Redding, CA 96001

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 95% of peers
Ataxia
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karem "We believe in an individualized approach to patient care, we will do our best to make your visit with us as comfortable as possible. We encourage questions and will make every effort to keep you informed about options for treatment. We will send your notes from each visit to your physician. "

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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurocritical Care
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurological Diseases
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Skin Biopsy

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

  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Nebraska
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • UCLA/Va-Wadsworth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nebraska
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karem's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karem to family and friends
3.5
based on 31 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Karem's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
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It has been a while since I have him, but I will never go back. I have M.S. was having trouble and he told me to look at my glass as half full, not half empty. Would not order a MRI to see if things were ok. I went to a Dr. in Sac he did a MRI it was very active, got treatment and my problem, which was serious went away. Just my own personal experience with him. Others might be better
in Little Rock, AR 72204-6967 |
dr karem deserves diplomatic * for his help in helping people and animals with panatophysioneuro brain to foot dysfunction. I finally figured out that if I quit talking I could take some time to type quietly.... Anyhow, do you know how I can get my brain fixed and my right patella? Then my necrotic metatarsal will be able to align properly under my pelvic fx's. Yup, I'm in my 60th year now and looking to stay out of nursing homes. My fully owned parcel is quite an investment project thru a
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Dr. Karem accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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