Dr. Riny Karras, MD

Dr. Riny Karras, MD

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Dr. Riny Karras, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

900 S Caton Ave

Baltimore, MD 21229

Contact Information

(410) 368-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • 2 More

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Dr. Karras' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karras treats Pulmonary Disease more than 63% of her peers

Dr. Karras treats this condition more than 63% of her peers

Lung Cancer
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Dr. Karras treats Lung Cancer more than 53% of her peers

Dr. Karras treats this condition more than 53% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karras treats Esophageal Diseases more than 52% of her peers

Dr. Karras treats this condition more than 52% of her peers

Dr. Karras' conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Arterial Catheterization With Robotic Assistance
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Mass
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pleural Cancer
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Riny Karras, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Ohio State University / College Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 2011
    University Of Miami Jackson Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital
    2011
  • 2009
    Saint Agnes Healthcare
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2004
    Saint Agnes Healthcare
    Internship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1998
    Case Western Reserve
    Undergraduate School
    1998

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I'd suggest Dr Karras in a heartbeat. She helped make a un-thought of experience manageable with her warmth, concern, and pleasant nature.
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Choice Network POS
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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