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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen Cloninger is Excellent. Dr. Cloninger has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Karen Cloninger, FACC, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • She has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Echocardiography
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Hypotension
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Stress Testing
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Cloninger graduated from Wake Forest University, Winston Salem.


Dr. Cloninger has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Gaston Memorial Hospital 
  • University Hospital - Charlotte 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Karen Gail Cloninger FACC and MD is a female Internist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Karen G. Cloninger practice?
Dr. Karen Cloninger has 2 office locations.
Dr. Karen Cloninger practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Lincolnton, NC.
See Lincolnton Internists and Lincolnton Cardiologists.