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Dr. Sean Karp, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Karp

Dr. Sean Karp, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Columbia, MD and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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(410) 730-9363

Dr. Karp accepts the following insurance:

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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Dr. Karp's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karp treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Karp treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karp treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Karp treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Esophageal Diseases
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karp treats Esophageal Diseases more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Karp treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Karp's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • 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
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Capital Digestive Care offers the greatest collective experience in the area and the most accessible care. 

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Washington Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Mount Sinai-Nyu Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Mount Sinai-Nyu Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1994
Rutgers University
Undergraduate School
1993
Duke University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2007
2002
2000
1994
1993

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Karp's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karp

4.1

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
73.91304347826087%
(17)
4 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
17.391304347826086%
(4)

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Feel we have gotten excellent care with Dr. Karp. He takes the time to listen and answers our questions. The office is very efficient and appointments are on time.
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Dr Karp has an excellent bedside manner. He is kind, considerate, and inspires confidence. I woke up from my colonoscopy completely unaware that the procedure had already happened, except that the clock was 2 hours later than when I shut my eyes. It was a very positive experience, nothing to worry...Read More
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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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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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