Dr. Sean Karp, MD

Dr. Sean Karp, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sean Karp, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Columbia, MD. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 11 years.

5500 Knoll North Dr Ste 460

Columbia, MD 21045

Contact Information

(410) 730-9363

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Indigestion
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karp "Capital Digestive Care offers the greatest collective experience in the area and the most accessible care. "
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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
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Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Mount Sinai- NYU Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Mount Sinai-NYU Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Karp has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Karp's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Karp to family and friends
4.0
based on 20 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Karp's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Hyattsville, MD |
Dr Karp is one of the best Dr's I've seen for GI and Colonoscopy. He is caring and takes his time with his patients. I highly recommend him if anyone is having issues in those areas.
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in Broadway, VA |
Dr. Karp is patient and willing to answer questions. His explanation of test results is thorough and easy to understand. He treats patients with respect.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Karp accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
    Coventry Health Care of Delaware HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
    Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Karp has admitting privileges

Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Ln
Columbia, MD 21044
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Adventist Healthcare Washington Adventist Hospital
7600 Carroll Ave
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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Laurel Regional Hospital
7300 Van Dusen Rd
Laurel, MD 20707
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