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Karen Reed, MD

Family Medicine

"After traveling the world, I decided to become a family physician to take care of patients of all ages, focus on preventing health problems and develop relationships as we grow together."

Primary Clinic: Meriter McKee

3102 Meriter Way
Madison, WI 53719
(608) 417-8800

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Hospital Affiliations

Meriter Hospital

Education and Board Certification

2008, Residency, UW Department of Family Medicine, Madison
2005, Medical School, Michigan State Univ College of Human Medicine
Certification, National Institute of Health Stroke Cert
ABMS/AOA Certification, American Board of Family Medicine

Medical Interests

A major focus of Dr. Reed’s practice is based on prevention, favoring lifestyle changes rather than medicinal fixes whenever possible. Dr. Reed has a great deal of experience working with women’s health issues, including evaluating abnormal pap smears, performing colposcopies and taking care of nursing mothers.

Medical Philosophy

Dr. Reed prides herself on being thorough. She is careful to listen to her patients, always encouraging them to express their thoughts and opinions. Dr. Reed’s goal is to make each patient involved, aware of and comfortable with the steps that can be taken to improve their health, and she strives to provide options whenever possible.

Personal Interests

At home, Dr. Reed stays busy with her two daughters and son. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, volunteering in her children’s classrooms and providing health education to the community. To stay active, Dr. Reed enjoys running and practicing yoga.

Meriter Medical Group Provider:  Yes