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Karen Gehrs, MD

Karen Gehrs, MD

Ophthalmology Iowa City, IA

Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology

Office Address

Office Map
  • 200 Hawkins Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    Phone: (319) 356-3185
    Fax: (319) 356-0363

Dr. Gehrs's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Ophthalmology: Retinal
  • Clinical Interests: Macular Degeneration; Diabetic Retinopathy

Dr. Gehrs's Education & Medical Training

  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalChief Residency, Ophthalmology
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalFellowship, Medical and Surgical Vitreoretinal Fellowship
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University HospitalResidency, Ophthalmology
  • St Johns Mercy Medical CenterSt Johns Mercy Medical CenterInternship, Transitional Year
  • U of MO, Columbia Sch of MedUniversity of Missouri-Columbia School of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Gehrs's Certifications & Licensure

  • IA State Medical LicenseIA State Medical License1996 - 2015
  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1991 - 2014
  • FL State Medical LicenseFL State Medical LicenseActive through 2014
  • MO State Medical LicenseMO State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of OphthalmologyAmerican Board of OphthalmologyOphthalmology, 1992

Dr. Gehrs's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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