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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen Kowalske is Excellent. Dr. Kowalske has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

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

Specialties & Research

Dr. Karen Kowalske, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Kowalske graduated from University of Florida, Gainesville. She has 8 awards.

Best Doctors in America, SW Region
Who's Who Among America's Teachers
Who' Who Among America's Teachers
Top 100 Doctors in Dallas (2009)
Who' Who Among America's Teachers (2009)
Best Doctors in America, SW Region (2009)
Who's Who Among US Physicians (2009)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Kowalske has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Children's Medical Center of Dallas 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Karen J Kowalske MD is a female Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Where does Dr. Karen J. Kowalske practice?
Dr. Karen Kowalske has 2 office locations.
Dr. Karen Kowalske practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Dallas, TX.
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