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About Dr. Karen Mcveigh
Dr. Karen Mcveigh, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Van Nuys, CA. She has 23 years of experience. Her specialties include Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics. Dr. Mcveigh is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. She speaks English.
Dr. Karen Mcveigh has the following 2 specialties
- Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
While pediatricians are typically the go-to resource when your child gets sick, more serious conditions require special care and closer monitoring. A pediatric critical care specialist works in a hospital setting to treat, diagnose and care for children with chronic conditions.
They're trained to examine and treat children using unique methods and equipment in order to provide a more comfortable experience. A reaction due to asthma or diabetes, a serious injury from an accident, or on-going symptoms due to a serious disease are some reasons your child might end up in a pediatric intensive care unit.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. Karen Mcveigh is Board Certified in 2 specialties
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Dr. Mcveigh is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus
23 Years Experience
University of California at Los Angeles
Graduated in 1990
Ucla Medical Center
Dr. Karen Mcveigh accepts the following insurance providers.
Blue Cross California
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
- Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
- Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
- Blue Cross CA Select Plus HMO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
Locations & DirectionsValley Presbyterian Hospital, 15107 Vanowen St, Van Nuys, CA
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