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About Dr. Kamau E Karanja

Dr. Kamau E Karanja, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dorchester, MA. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Karanja is affiliated with Cambridge Hospital. Dr. Karanja has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kamau E Karanja is Great. Dr. Kamau E Karanja has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Kamau E Karanja is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Bowdoin Street Health Center

230 Bowdoin St
Dorchester, MA 02122
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Dr. Kamau E Karanja has the following 1 specialty

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Kamau E Karanja has the following 7 expertise

  • Weight Loss
  • Family Planning
  • Immunization
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Influenza
  • Contraception
  • Check-up

Dr. Kamau E Karanja has 0 board certified specialties

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Karanja is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University

    Graduated in 1994

  • Ucsf Medical Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Kamau E Karanja accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    • Tufts PPO

Locations & Directions

Bowdoin Street Health Center, 230 Bowdoin St, Dorchester, MA
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