Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD

Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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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Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 96% of peers
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more than 94% of peers
Raynaud's Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

52  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Theresa Karplus, MD
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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Anna in Washougal, WA – Mar 03, 2018
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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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Vancouver, WA – Jul 06, 2016
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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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