Dr. Karen Marie Rives MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Karen Rives is an orthopedic surgeon in Lincolnton, North Carolina and is affiliated with Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. She is one of 3 doctors at Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Foot & Ankle Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1986 - 1990

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1986

Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1991 - 1992

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NC State Medical License

NY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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