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AboutDr. Leroy Kareus, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Scottsdale, AZ. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine and General Practice. Dr. Kareus is affiliated with Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center and John C. Lincoln Hosp & Hlth Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Leroy Kareus has the following 2 specialties
- Family Medicine
A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.
- General Practice
A general practitioner is similar to a family practitioner in that they treat patients of all ages with a variety of health concerns. These doctors treat everyday ailments, some acute and chronic diseases, and also provid health checkups, physicals, inoculations and preventative care.
General practitioners differ from family practitioners because they are not required to complete an additional residency in family medicine after completing their medical school residency. Like family practitioners, general practitioners will also provide referrals to patients who are in need of a specialist.
Patients' Choice Award
On-Time Doctor Award
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area
Top 10 Doctor - State
- Flu (Human Influenza)
Dr. Kareus is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center
9003 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
- John C. Lincoln Hosp & Hlth Center
43 Years Experience
Des Moines University
Graduated in 1970