Accepting New Patients

Karen Garner, MD

4.5 out of 5 (92 Ratings)
  • Internal Medicine
    (Board Certified)
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
  • This was my first visit with Dr. Garner. She was very thorough and patient as I explained my concerns and questions. She did seem extremely busy however, and it didn't feel like I had her full attention. I was surprised that she didn't follow up with some of the responses to questions on the initial intake form. She was professional and pleasant though.
    Dr seem rushed. Did not order the correct tests for my annual checkup. Probably going to change Drs
    Awesome job!!!
    Dr. Garner was thorough and answered my question. We agreed on future care
    Dr. Garner is knowledgeable and very easy to communicate with.
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  • Meet The Provider


    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 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
    Areas of Interest
    Areas of Interest
    Perioperative Medicine Treatment of Obesity Wellness/Nutrition Counseling
    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
    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

  • Primary Location

Mission Heritage San Clemente - Suite 102