Karen Woo, MD, MS

Karen Woo, MD, MS

Vascular Surgery
Primary Location
Gonda Vascular Surgery
200 Medical Plaza
526
Los Angeles, California 90095
Phone
Fax
310-794-9603

About

Dr. Woo is an Associate Professor of Surgery at UCLA. She sees patients in the vascular surgery clinic, hyperbaric medicine and the wound care and limb salvage clinic. 

Education

Medical Board Certification

Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery, 2010

Fellowship

Scripps Clinic & Research, 2009

Residency

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2007

Internships

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 2003
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2002

Degrees

USC, MS, 2013
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, MD, 2001

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center

UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center

Research

Interests

  • Dialysis Access in the Elderly
  • Surgical Quality Improvement
  • Outcomes Research

Awards

  • Member Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • American Medical Women’s Association Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation
  • 2nd Place, Resident Paper Competition, 27th Annual Meeting of the Southern California Vascular Surgical Society
  • Ruben F. Gittes Award for Excellence in Research by a Surgical Fellow
  • LAC+USC/Keck School of Medicine Faculty Teaching Award, May 2010 and May 2011
  • Member, The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • 2012 Peripheral Vascular Surgery Society Traveling Fellowship
  • Pasadena Magazine 2014 Top Doctor in Vascular Surgery
  • University of Southern California Schaeffer Center Resource Center for Minority Aging Research (RCMAR) Scholar
  • Society for Vascular Surgery Women’s Leadership Training Grant