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Dr. Karen Rhea, MD

Geriatric Medicine
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5 years of experience

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Overview of Dr. Karen Rhea, MD

Dr. Karen Rhea, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Powell, TN. They specialize in Geriatric Medicine, has 5 years of experience, and is board certified in Geriatric Medicine. They graduated from Duke University and is affiliated with Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center.

Dr. Rhea works at Internal Medicine Associates/Summit Medical Group in Powell, TN with other offices in Nashville, TN and Knoxville, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Acidosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Rhea's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Internal Medicine Associates/Summit Medical Group
    7744 Conner Rd, Powell, TN 37849 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 546-9751
  2. 2
    3601 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 803-1883
  3. 3
    Summit Express Clinic At Fountain City
    103 MIDLAKE DR, Knoxville, TN 37918 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 687-1973
  4. 4
    7211 Wellington Dr, Knoxville, TN 37919 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 584-5762

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  • Tennova Healthcare North Knoxville Medical Center

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    Aug 05, 2021
    The best doctor I have ever had. Very thorough and never dismisses your concerns like other doctors do!
    Lindsey Cole — Aug 05, 2021
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    About Dr. Karen Rhea, MD

    Specialties
    • Geriatric Medicine
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    Years of Experience
    • 5 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1770994691
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Duke University
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    Board Certifications
    • Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Rhea has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Rhea has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Rhea has seen patients for Acidosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Rhea on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Rhea. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Rhea.

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