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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
21 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(13)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karl Rathjen is Good. Dr. Rathjen has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
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Promptness 3.3
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
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Bedside Manner 3.8
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Spends Time with Me 3.3
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Follows Up After Visit 3.8
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Karl Rathjen, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clubfoot
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Rathjen graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Rathjen has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Children's Medical Center of Dallas 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 

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Additional Information
Dr. Karl Eric Rathjen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Karl E. Rathjen practice?
Dr. Karl Rathjen has 3 office locations.
Dr. Karl Rathjen practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Dallas, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Plano, TX.
See Dallas Surgeons.