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Karen R. GerancherWake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

58 Ratings
12 Comments
 

Karen R. Gerancher

Section Head,
Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-General Gynecology

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Gynecology, Obstetrics, Gynecology (general), Contraception

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-4039
Department: 336-716-4039

Email: kgeranch@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Florida State University, 1988
  • M.S., University Birmingham-United Kingdom, 1989
  • M.D., University of Florida College of Medicine, 1993
  • Residency, NC Baptist Hospital, 1997

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Memberships

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Am Coll Of Obstetrics & Gyneco
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

NPI Number

  • 1841273976
Karen R. Gerancher

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

58 Ratings
12 Comments
 

Karen R. Gerancher

Section Head, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-General Gynecology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

Acne Vulgaris; Telemedicine; Internship and Residency; Contraceptives, Oral, Combined; Progestins
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4615 | Department: 336-716-4039

Email: kgeranch@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Social media in professional medicine: new resident perceptions and practices. Lefebvre C, Mesner J, Stopyra J, O'Neill J, Husain I, Geer C, Gerancher K, Atkinson H, Harper E, Huang W, Cline DM.. J Med Internet Res. 2016;18(6):e119.

Isotretinoin and oral contraceptive use in female acne patients varies by physician specialty: analysis of data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey. Landis ET, Levender MM, Davis SA, Feneran AN, Gerancher KR, Feldman SR.. J Dermatolog Treat. 2012;23(4):272-277.

Combined oral contraceptives for the treatment of acne: a practical guide. Arrington EA, Patel NS, Gerancher K, Feldman SR.. Cutis. 2012;90(2):83-90.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-General Gynecology

Clinical Interests

Adolescent Gynecology, Obstetrics, Gynecology (general), Contraception
Karen R. Gerancher

Karen R. Gerancher

Section Head, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-General Gynecology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

Karen R. Gerancher58 Ratings
12 Comments


 

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
5.0
CP efforts to include in decisions
5.0
CP explanations of prob/condition
5.0
CP spoke using clear language
5.0
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
5.0
Likelihood of recommending CP
5.0
Patients' confidence in CP
5.0
Time CP spent with patient
5.0
Wait time at clinic
4.6



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

8/7/2017

I have a child with special needs and Dr. Gerancher has been instrumental in helping me sort through our options concerning Laura and her healthcare needs-especially OB/GYN related ones. She takes time to listen to my concerns and cares about our well being as well. We really appreciate her and have recommended her to other parents with special needs children/adults as well.

6/8/2017

She knew about my injury before I got there because she took the time to read my chart.

5/31/2017

This was my daughter's first appointment with *Dr. Gerancher and we were quite impressed with her. She was obviously very knowledgeable & was kind to our daughter and her siblings.

5/17/2017

*Dr. Gerancher is the best.

4/21/2017

*Dr. Gerancher is consistently professional, helpful, personable every visit. Can't say enough positive things about her.

3/30/2017

Outstanding provider, *Dr. Karen Gerancher is the best.

2/28/2017

*Dr. Gerancher exemplifies the very best qualities. She is kind, caring awesome bedside manner, explains exactly what is happening during exam. Shows compassion, answers any questions you have using words that are understood, genuinely shows she cares.

2/6/2017

*Dr. Gerancher is fantastic at educating teenagers.

1/17/2017

*Dr. Gerancher is the best physician I have ever seen. She cares about her patients and puts them first. I would recommend her and her practice.

1/15/2017

This provider is extremely knowledgable. She listens to my every concern & always shows genuine concern. She LISTENS carefully & always provides answers I am able to understand. I would highly recommend this provider to anyone.

12/6/2016

She always makes me feel informed and removes any fears I have.

10/28/2016

Best ever!

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