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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Lynne Karlson is Good. Dr. Karlson has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Lynne Karlson, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.

  • She has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Lead Poisoning
  • Rheumatology

Education & Awards

Dr. Karlson graduated from Tufts University, Boston. She has 7 awards.

2012, "Top Doctor," U.S. News & World Report
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2015 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2015 - 2018)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Karlson has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital 
  • Faulkner Hospital 


  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Lynne Karen Karlson MD is a female Pediatrician, has 31 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics.
Where does Dr. Lynne K. Karlson practice?
Dr. Lynne Karlson has 1 office location.
Dr. Lynne Karlson practices Pediatrics near Boston, MA.
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