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About Dr. Karen J Nishida

Dr. Karen J Nishida, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Stamford, CT. She has 19 years of experience. Her specialties include Gynecologic Oncology and Obstetrics & Gynecology. Dr. Nishida has received 4 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

33 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen J Nishida is Great. Dr. Karen J Nishida has been rated by 33 patients. From those 33 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Karen J Nishida is 4.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Gynecologic Cancer Care

1290 Summer St Ste 5200
Stamford, CT 06905
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Specialties

Dr. Karen J Nishida has the following 2 specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology

    Gynecologic oncologists specialize in cancers that occur in the female reproductive system. This includes ovarian cancer, cervical cancer and endometrial cancer, as well as the less commonly talked about female reproductive cancers like vulvar cancer, vaginal cancer and fallopian tube cancer.
    In addition to diagnosing the stage of your cancer and recommending treatment options, they’ll provide care throughout your treatment and help you manage your symptoms. They’ll often work closely with a pathologist and a radiologist to properly diagnose you and determine if your cancer is shrinking or spreading throughout treatment. They’re even trained to administer chemotherapy and to perform surgery to remove cancer when necessary.

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Expertise

    3 Expertise

  • Hot Flashes
  • Menopause
  • Cancer

Board Certifications

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Reviews

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Skilled surgeon and kind

I had minimal discomfort after my robotic surgery. After one week I felt better than before the surgery. My pain has resolved. I am thrilled with my results. I appreciated Dr. Nishida's kindness and I truly feel she cares for patients to have the best outcome. I have recommended her to all of my friends and family.

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Dr. Nishida is the top in her field and is truly kind and compassionate with everyone from her staff to patients and caregivers.

She values each individual and is a highly proficient diagnostic surgeon.

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Five Stars

I was completely happy with my experience with Dr. Nishida and her staff. I was nervous about having to see her and she immediately put me at ease. She is extremely knowledgeable with a wonderful bedside manner. Her staff is second to none. Would recommend her in a heartbeat.

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Two Stars

Chit chat with office staff while attending patients and doesn't explain the medical problems.

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Five Stars
  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians 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 physicians in the New York Metro Area 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™.

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of California Irvine School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Karen J Nishida accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna CT AWH MC OA w/Pediatric Dental
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CT HMO BlueCare
    • Anthem CT Pathway X Enhanced Ind HMO
    • Anthem PPO Century Preferred CT
    • Anthem Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
    • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
    • Connecticare Passage
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Healthy Connecticut
    • HealthyCT
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Gynecologic Cancer Care, 1290 Summer St Ste 5200, Stamford, CT

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