advertisement
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

4.0
  •  
(84)
Patient comments (38)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Amer Karam, Gynecologic Oncologist is Good. Dr. Karam has been reviewed by 84 patients who have provided 38 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
  •  
Promptness 4.0
  •  
Courteous Staff 4.2
  •  
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
  •  
Bedside Manner 4.2
  •  
Spends Time with Me 4.2
  •  
Follows Up After Visit 4.2
  •  

Specialties & Research

Dr. Amer Karam, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology - Hospice & Palliative Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 24 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Clinical Research
  • Colposcopy
  • Cryotherapy
  • Endometriosis
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Genetics
  • Gynecology
  • Hot Flashes
  • Hysteroscopic Surgery
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Leiomyoma (Smooth Muscle Tumor)
  • Menopause
  • Metrorrhagia
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Overactive Urinary Bladder
  • Trophoblastic Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • > Show all expertise

Education & Awards

Dr. Karam graduated from American University Of Beirut. He has 12 awards.

Awards  
Excellence in Teaching Award 2007
Excellence in Teaching Award 2004
Administrative Chief Resident 2003-2004
America's Most Compassionate Doctors, 2009 (Rated & awarded by patients)
Outstanding Resident Award 2004
The Society of Surgical Oncology
Berlex Best Resident Teaching Award 2002
Patient's Choice Awards, 2008 - 2009 (Rated & awarded by patients)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
California
Gynecologist
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Karam has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Stanford Hospital and Clinics 
  • Good Samaritan Hospital 

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English

> > > > Dr. Amer Karam, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Evangelia Kirimis

Hematology
6 years experience
Santa Monica, CA

Dr. Steven Wong

Internal Medicine
18 years experience
Santa Monica, CA

Dr. Lee Rosen

Hematology
21 years experience
Santa Monica, CA

Dr. Jonathan Goldman

Internal Medicine
10 years experience
Santa Monica, CA

Dr. Steven Tucker

Internal Medicine
17 years experience
Santa Monica, CA

Dr. Peter Boasberg

Medical Oncology
41 years experience
Santa Monica, CA
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Amer Karam MD is a male Oncologist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Gynecologic Oncology, Gynecology, and Hospice & Palliative Medicine.
Where does Dr. Amer Karam practice?
Dr. Amer Karam has 6 office locations.
Dr. Amer Karam practices Gynecologic Oncology, Gynecology, and Hospice & Palliative Medicine near Santa Monica, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Westlake Village, CA and Los Gatos, CA.
See Santa Monica Oncologists and Santa Monica Obstetricians & Gynecologists.