Karen Garner, MD

Specialty
  • Internal Medicine
    (Board Certified)
Address
Mission Heritage Medical Group
831 Via Suerte
Suite 102
San Clemente, CA 92673
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Mission Heritage Medical Group
831 Via Suerte
Suite 102
San Clemente, CA 92673
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Phone
(949) 364-5600
Fax
(949) 364-2231
Hours
Tues - Fri 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
  • Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
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    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Fellowship
      Kennamer Fellowship in General Internal Medicine- Los Angeles, CA, University of California - 1998
    • Residency
      Internal Medicine- Torrance, CA, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center - 1997
    • Internship
      Internal Medicine- Torrance, CA, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center - 1995
    • Medical School
      Doctorate in Medicine- Los Angeles, CA, University of Southern California School of Medicine - 1994
    • College
      Bachelors of Arts and Sciences with Distinction, Biology and Political Science- Stanford, CA, Stanford University - 1990
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Publications

    Quebbemann B, Engstrom D, Siegfried T, Garner K, Dallal R. Bariatric surgery in patients older than 65 years is safe and effective. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 2005 July-August;1(4)

    Clinical Research Experience

    • Investigator, “Preventive Care in a County Residency Training Program”, original research conducted at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
    • Research on indications for the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation in neonates. Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Dr. Angela Ramos, Professor of Pediatrics, USC School of Medicine
    • Research on the use of needle exchange programs to decrease the transmission of HIV. National AIDS Program Office, U.S. Department of Health
    • Research on the use of dextromethorphan to decrease cerebral ischemia. Dr. Gary Steinberg, Professor of Neurosurgery, Stanford School of Medicine
    • Research Assistant, Center for Sports Medicine, St. Francis Hospital
    Areas of Expertise
    Perioperative Medicine
    Treatment of Obesity
    Wellness/Nutrition Counseling