Dr. Karen Ellen Joynt MD Cardiologist

Dr. Karen Joynt is a cardiologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brigham and Women's Hospital and Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System. She received her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 10 years. Dr. Joynt accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 205 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital and one of 6 at Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #5 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2007

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2011

Duke University Hospital
Internship, Internal Medicine, 2004–2005

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 2004

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 7 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 4 years in Cardiovascular Disease

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

The Ninety-Nine Percent: Focusing on the Patient to Reduce Readmissions.
Joynt, K. E.

Trade-offs in appropriateness of percutaneous coronary intervention.
Joynt, K. E.

Preventable acute care spending for medicare patients-reply.
Joynt, K. E.,Gawande, A. A.,Jha, A. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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