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Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

115 Ratings

Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.

Assistant Professor, err

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Education & Training

  • B.A., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2001
  • M.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 2009

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


  • Am Academy Of Physical Med And

NPI Number

  • 1629200498
Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

115 Ratings

Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.

Assistant Professor, err

Research Interests

Polyneuropathies; Electrodiagnosis; Neurologic Examination; Diagnosis, Differential; Humans
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-713-0029


Recent Publications

Resident accuracy of electromyography needle electrode placement using ultrasound verification. Karvelas K, Ziegler C, Rho ME.. PM R. 2016;8(8):748-753.

All Publications

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

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Assistant Professor, err

Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.

Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.

Assistant Professor, err

Doctor Rating

4.4 out of 5

Kristopher Robert Karvelas, M.D.115 Ratings


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

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.


My provider is a great doctor and I would recommend him to anyone. He has helped my health issue and its getting better thanks to his dedication and his compassion to help his patients. He really listens and explains everything.


no bad experience.


Dr. Karvelas have great professional attitude and i was very happy with my visit.


*Dr. Karvelas is an excellent doctor and very thorough with explanation of my back problems & what our options were.


Good & very good is good enough for me. They all did their job.




Very professional and caring


*Dr. Karvelas is excellent dr.


Very good Doctor. I would highly recommend him.


Will return to provider after MRI for medication add follow-up care.


He is awesome! He did an excellent job curing my issues I had! This was due to the time and effort he took to listen to what the problems were and wasted no time fixing the issue! Thank you so much !


After having several negative experiences with doctors in this field, it was a breath of fresh air to have a doctor like Dr. Karvellas. His thoroughness, compassion, listening ear, expertise, and explanations of the exam and treatment options were night and day from my experiences with other providers in this field. He took the time to get a detailed history, asked pertinent questions, and did a thorough exam, explaining his observations. I left feeling like I had been heard by a doctor in this field for the first time in a decade. I have things to try and a follow-up plan. I will definitely be recommending him to friends and family.

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