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About Dr. Karen Kowalske

Dr. Karen Kowalske, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Dallas, TX, with other offices in Dallas, TX and Dallas, TX . She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Kowalske is affiliated with UT Southwestern Medical Center/William P Clements Jr University Hospital, University Hospital - Zale Lipshy and Parkland Memorial Hospital. Dr. Kowalske has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

4 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen Kowalske is Great. Dr. Karen Kowalske has been rated by 4 patients. From those 4 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Karen Kowalske is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

UT Southwestern Medical Center

5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75390
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5161 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235
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5939 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235
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Specialties

Dr. Karen Kowalske has the following 1 specialty

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
    These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
    Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
    These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Karen Kowalske has the following 11 expertise

  • Chronic Pain
  • EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Injury
  • Nerve Damage
  • Prosthetics
  • Rehabilitation
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Stroke
  • Surgery Recovery

Board Certifications

Dr. Karen Kowalske is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2012, 2013)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors ()

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • UT Southwestern Medical Center/William P Clements Jr University Hospital
  • Parkland Memorial Hospital
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul
  • Sam Rayburn Memorial Veterans Center
  • Dallas County Hospital District
  • Children's Medical Center of Dallas
  • Parkland Health & Hospital System
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
  • UT Southwestern Zale Lipshy Hospital
  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • University Of Florida College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Karen Kowalske accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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