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Dr. Karen Balonze, MD

Internist

Professional statement

Dr. Karen Balonze attended Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, where she received her medical degree and her internship and residency in internal medicine. Dr. Balonze is a diligent internist serving the community of Fair Lawn, NJ, and practices at Summit Medical Group. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Balonze worked in the laboratory of a Nobel Laureate at Columbia University, a job that culminated in the publication of a prestigious journal. In recognition of her commitment to providing compassionate care, Dr. Balonze received the Dr. Robert S. Pinals Award for Humanism and Professionalism during her second year of internal medicine residency training. When she is not working, Dr. Balonze enjoys traveling, cooking, reading, and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Balonze enjoys getting to know her patients and looks forward to developing lifelong relationships with them. As a proponent of preventive care, Dr. Balonze feels strongly that our lifestyle, including food choices and exercise habits, has a profound impact on our well-being.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth

Specialties

  • Internist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Columbia University (Bachelor's)
  • Medical School - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Doctor of Medicine
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Residency in Internal Medicine

Awards and publications

  • Dr. Balonze received the Dr. Robert S. Pinals Award for Humanism and Professionalism at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1023360203

Office locations

Summit Medical Group

31-00 Broadway

Fair Lawn, NJ 07410

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