Karen Garner, MD

4.8 out of 5
Specialty
  • Internal Medicine
    (Board Certified)
Languages
Spanish, English
Address
Mission Heritage San Clemente - Primary Care
831 Via Suerte
Suite 102
San Clemente, CA 92673
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Mission Heritage San Clemente - Primary Care
831 Via Suerte
Suite 102
San Clemente, CA 92673
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Phone
(949) 364-5600
Fax
(949) 364-2231

More Information

Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    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
    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
  • Biography

    Biography

    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
    Associations
    • American College of Physicians
    • American Medical Association
    • American Society of Bariatric Medicine
    Areas of Expertise
    Perioperative Medicine Treatment of Obesity Wellness/Nutrition Counseling
  • 30-May-2019
    Excellent.
    28-May-2019
    Dr Garner spent much more time with me than I expected for a visit to establish a PCP. she also provided me path forward and instructions for what I needed to do.
    28-Apr-2019
    very happy with Dr Garner and Mission Heritage in general
    18-Apr-2019
    This was my initial visit with *Dr. Garner and she proved to be very approachable as well as informative. Am looking forward to a long doctor/patient relationship with her.
    17-Apr-2019
    Dr. Garner is extremely thorough. Nothing falls through the cracks medically. She takes the time to listen carefully and provides important advice. She follows through on all medical issues from appointment to appointment.
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