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Karen Garner, MD

4.7 out of 5 (35 Ratings)
Specialty
  • Internal Medicine
    (Board Certified)
Languages
Spanish, English
Primary Address | Office Details

831 Via Suerte

Suite 102

San Clemente, CA 92673

Phone: (949) 364-5600

Fax: (949) 364-2231

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Providence
  • I really liked Dr Garner. She is very thorough.
    Very good.
    *Karen Garner is amazing. I'm so grateful I found her. She's informative, thorough, and friendly. And she understands my various concerns and addresses each one efficiently and effectively.
    i like how thorough Dr. Garner is. She seems to think through things very carefully.
    Excellent MD.
    5 Total Comments
  • Meet The Provider
    Biography

    Publications

    Quebbemann B, Engstrom D, Siegfried T, Garner K, Dallal R. Bariatric surgery in patients older than 65 years is safe and effective. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 2005 July-August;1(4)

    Clinical Research Experience

    • Investigator, “Preventive Care in a County Residency Training Program”, original research conducted at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
    • Research on indications for the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in neonates. Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Dr. Angela Ramos, Professor of Pediatrics, USC School of Medicine
    • Research on the use of needle exchange programs to decrease the transmission of HIV. National AIDS Program Office, U.S. Department of Health
    • Research on the use of dextromethorphan to decrease cerebral ischemia. Dr. Gary Steinberg, Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford School of Medicine
    • Research Assistant, Center for Sports Medicine, St. Francis Hospital
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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Other Specialties Associations
    Associations
    • American College of Physicians
    • American Medical Association
    • American Society of Bariatric Medicine
    Awards
    Awards
    Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society, Hewlett Packard Award - Top Medical Graduate, Janet M. Glasgow Citation for Scholastic Achievement, Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence, years II, III, IV
    Education
    Education & Training
    • Residency
      Harbor-UCLA Medical Center - 1997
    • Fellowship
      UCLA - Kennamer Fellowship Internal Medicine - 1998
    • Medical School
      University of Southern California - 1994
    • Internship
      Harbor-UCLA Medical Center - 1995
    Areas of Expertise
    Areas of Expertise
    Perioperative Medicine Treatment of Obesity Wellness/Nutrition Counseling
 
  • Primary Location

Mission Heritage San Clemente - Suite 102