Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD

Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Vancouver, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.

700 NE 87th Ave Ste 330

Vancouver, WA 98664

Contact Information

(360) 882-2778

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Karplus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karplus treats Osteoporosis more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Karplus treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Raynaud's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karplus treats Raynaud's Disease more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Karplus treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karplus treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Karplus treats this condition more than 92% of her peers

Dr. Karplus' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Vancouver, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

  • Virginia Mason Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • University Iowa Hosps and Clinics
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992

Awards

Dr. Karplus' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Karplus

2.8

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
41.1764705882353%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
47.05882352941177%
(8)

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Dr. Karplus' Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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I have been seeing Dr Karplus for at least three years now. She is consistently present, and listens to my needs and concerns. She quickly diagnosed my autoimmune disorder. I feel I am getting excellent, thoughtful care.
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Dr Karplus is very competent and is friendly toward her patients and staff. I highly recommend her to anyone requiring a rheumatologist.
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Felt disrespected and she had no compassion. I felt dismissed. I had seen Dr. Karplus several years ago for cortisone injections and it was simple and went fine. Very disappointed yesterday and will never see her again. She did smile the whole time but little interest in my pain issues. I am not...Read More
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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