Dr. Karl Eric Rathjen MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, and Pediatrics.
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Dr. Karl Rathjen has 5 office locations.
Children's Medical Center of Dallas
1935 Medical District Dr
Dallas, TX 75235

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karl Rathjen is Good. Dr. Rathjen has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.9
  • Currently 3.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.8333333333333 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars

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™ (2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Rathjen has 8 hospital affiliations:

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

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Rathjen accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 3 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Karl E. Rathjen practice?
Dr. Karl Rathjen practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, and Pediatrics near Dallas, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Plano, TX.
See Dallas Orthopedic Surgeons, Dallas Pediatric Surgeons, and Dallas Pediatricians.