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Karen R. GerancherWake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

54 Ratings
14 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

54 Ratings
14 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.

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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. Gerancher54 Ratings
14 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
4.7



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.

5/17/2018

*Dr. Gerancher is amazing!

4/20/2018

If I had a serious problem I would absolutely want *Dr. Gerancher in my corner. I like her, I trust her. She is the reason I drive from Hickory.

4/2/2018

Dr. Gerancher is unfailingly well-prepared with my current medical history, thorough, efficient, and helpful. She effectively balances information and guidance.

3/13/2018

I absolutely love Dr. Gerancher. Between me and my husband, we have seen numerous doctors and she is outstanding! I highly recommend her.

3/7/2018

I feel very fortunate in having *Dr. Gerancher as my GYN provider. She is a very compassionate & competent physician!

2/14/2018

*Dr. Gerancher is the most caring and knowledgeable provider I have ever seen.

1/10/2018

I love *Dr. Karen Gerancher! She not only listens to my concerns, but she also takes the time to ensure all my questions have been answered & provides excellent care!

11/27/2017

*Dr. Gerancher is a very special person & wonderful doctors.

11/10/2017

I cannot say enough good things about *Dr. Gerancher. I am a healthy person, but I feel like if I did have major issue, that she would take excellent care of me.

10/20/2017

#10. She wrote down for me a device she suggested I use, & explained in detail exactly how to use it. She ALWAYS is very polite & kind & asks me how my husb. (stroke victim) & adult daug. (age 39 w/rheu. arthritis) were doing. GREAT COMMUNICATOR!

9/26/2017

Outstanding care. Clear, informative, sensitive, & thoughtful. Truly, the best.

9/18/2017

Dr. Gerancher is a wonderful physician and cares about her patients.

9/12/2017

*Dr. Gerancher is a gem! I would see her always!!

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.

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