Karen E
Gibbs, MD


(718) 226-1300

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About your doctor:

Member of Northwell Health Physician Partners
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Board certifications:

  • Surgery - American Board of Surgery

Administrative titles

  • Director of Service - Director of Laparoscopic Surgery of Surgery - Bariatric Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital
  • Director of Service - Director-Bariatric & Min.Invasive Surg of Surgery - Bariatric Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital
  • Program Director - Program Director, General Surgery of Surgery - Bariatric Surgery, Staten Island University Hospital

Academic titles

  • Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Medical school

  • Tufts University at Boston


  • Montefiore Medical Center


  • Montefiore Medical Center


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Locations & insurance

United Medical Surgical, PC

  • 256C Mason Avenue
    Suite 3rd Floor
    Staten Island, NY 10305

    Fax: (718) 226-1247

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Most recent comments:

Patient comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are displayed in their entirety and are anonymous for patient privacy.

"Like I said in the front Dr. Gibbs is one of the best doctors I have encountered in many years."

"I would recommend to all of my family and friends to Dr. Gibbs and her team. I'm always looking forward to my appointment with them."

"I had 100% confidence with Dr. Gibbs & I will recommend to others."

"Dr. Gibbs is very thorough & was very helpful - She understood my health concern -"

"My past visits have been great !"

"I highly recommend Dr. Gibbs."

"Dr. Gibbs is fantastic! I recommend her to everyone!"

"I had a big surgery with great results. Dr. Gibbs and her team are the best at what they do."

"Dr. Gibbs is a passionate surgeon who has my best interest in mind. She communicates very well and has compassion and humanity when dealing with me as her patient. I adore her!"

"Upon meeting Dr. Gibbs I could tell right away that she knows what she has to do with me and spoke well so my family & I understood what she had to say."

"Very caring and understanding."

"Good experience."

"I've already recommended Dr. Gibbs to others with confidence."

"Always great experience."

"She is always attentive and knowledgeable."