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Jennifer Lynn Karanasos, FNP

Family Medicine

Accepts New Patients
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About Jennifer Lynn Karanasos, FNP

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LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics, Newborns (0-28 days)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
Aetna - Choice POS II
Aetna - Elect Choice
Aetna - Health Network Only
Aetna - Health Network Option
Aetna - HMO
Aetna - Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
Aetna - Open Access HMO
Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
Aetna - Open Access Select
Aetna - Open Choice PPO
Aetna - QPOS
Aetna - Select SM
Aetna - US Access
Bell County Public Health District - Bell County Public Health District
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
Brookshire Brothers - Brookshire Brothers Employee Plan (Nexcaliber)
Cigna - CAC Plan
Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
Cigna - EPO
Cigna - Flexcare
Cigna - HMO
Cigna - HMO Open Acces
Cigna - HMO Open Access
Cigna - HMO/POS
Cigna - LocalPlus
Cigna - LocalPlusIN
Cigna - Network
Cigna - Network Open Access
Cigna - Network POS
Cigna - Open Access Plus
Cigna - POS
Cigna - POS Open Access
Cigna - PPO
Consolidated Association of Railroad Employees - Self-Insured Employee Plan
Coventry - Coventry/First Health
Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
EyeMed Vision - EyeMed Vision
First Health - First Health PPO
FirstCare Health Plans - CHIP
Accepts New Patients
FirstCare Health Plans - STAR Medicaid - MRSA
Accepts New Patients
Galaxy Health Network - Galaxy Health Network
Gladney Center - Gladney Center
Healthscope - DART ACO
Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
HealthSmart - ACCEL Network
HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
HealthSmart - Preferred Network
Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members Only
Humana - ChoiceCare
Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
Humana - Humana Preferred
Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
Humana - National POS
Imagine Health - EPN
Independent Medical Systems - IMS Network
Magellan - CHIP
Magellan - Navigator Networks
Magellan - Pinnacle Networks
Magellan - STAR
Magellan - STAR Kids
Magellan - Summit Networks
Medicaid - AmeriGroup
Medicaid - Oklahoma Medicaid
Medicaid - Parkland HealthFirst
Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
Medical Development International - MDI
Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
Medicare - Traditional Medicare
Midland Memorial Hospital - Employee Benefit Plan
Mother Frances Hospital Regional - Self-Insured Employee Plan
OccuNet - Occupational Networks of Texas, Inc.
Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
PHCS Network - Private Health Care SYstem PPO
Reny Company - Workers Comp
Rockport - Workers Comp
Sedgwick Preferred Network f/k/a Southwest Medical - Workers Comp
Superior Vision - Superior Vision
Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
Superior - CHIP
Superior - CHIP Perinate
Superior - Foster Care
Superior - STAR
Superior - STAR+PLUS
Three Rivers Network - Three Rivers Network
Tricare - Tricare Extra
Tricare - Tricare Prime
Tricare - Tricare Select
TriWest - VA-PCCC
United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum - United Behavioral Healthcare/Optum
UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
UnitedHealth - Charter POS
UnitedHealth - CHIP
UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
UnitedHealth - Core EPO
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
UnitedHealth - Options PPO
UnitedHealth - PPO
UnitedHealth - Secure Horizons
UnitedHealth - Select +
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
UnitedHealth - STAR
UnitedHealth - STAR Kids
UnitedHealth - STAR+PLUS
UnitedHealth - UHC West Signature Value Gated HMO
University Mary Hardin - Baylor-Employee Benefit Plan
Your rights and protections against surprise medical bills

Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call your physician's office or your health or insurance plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. Not all members participating in contracted networks have "in network" access. In network participation may change from time to time without prior notice. Independent providers (which could include, for example only, anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, emergency medicine physicians, advance practice professionals, and other independent providers of health care services) may deliver part of your care, and such providers may be considered out-of-network on your health and insurance plans even if the Facility may be considered in network. If you desire additional information as to the providers who may be involved in providing your care, you can either ask your treating provider (who may know some of the specialists or groups who could be involved) or you can request a list of Facility-based physician groups by calling the following toll free number: (877) 810-0372. This list is updated annually and is subject to change without prior notice.

Background

Education
  • Education: Masters of Science in Nursing, University of Houston (2015)
Certifications
  • Family Nurse Practitioner - American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Reviews (182) for Jennifer Lynn Karanasos, FNP

Overall: 4.9*
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Nov 13, 2022
Jennifer is very friendly and listens. Most appreciated in these rushed times.
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Nov 11, 2022
She is an excellent provider because she is thorough, patient, knowledgeable and an excellent listener and communicator
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Nov 7, 2022
She simply cares
Nov 5, 2022
I felt very comfortable when I went in for my appointment.
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Nov 4, 2022
She was very sw and attentive
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Nov 4, 2022
She was so sweet and took such great care of my 9 month old.
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Nov 3, 2022
I love her
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Nov 3, 2022
I felt like I was listened to and got the answers I was seeking.
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Nov 1, 2022
Informative and listened
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Oct 29, 2022
She always listens and hears, to the extent of ordering some lab to rule out an idea I suggested. She seems so excited to see me and never makes me feel like just a number.
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Oct 21, 2022
Very helpful,courteous.professional since of humor,she s pretty good
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Oct 19, 2022
She took the time to explain the results of my recent blood work in a way that I could understand and I appreciated that.
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Oct 15, 2022
Jennifer is always attentive to my concerns and shows genuine interest me.
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Oct 11, 2022
Jennifer is wonderful. Very thorough, professional, and pleasant.
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Oct 10, 2022
Always great!
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Oct 8, 2022
My visit was very pleasant as always. Ms. Jennifer is professional, she listens to me, and makes me feel comfortable talking to her. For the e small time frame patients have with their providers, Ms. Jennifer makes me feel that my visit is her number one priority. I tell everyone about her.
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Sep 30, 2022
She is thorough and great bedside manner.
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Sep 29, 2022
Excellent.
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Sep 29, 2022
So loving & genuine!
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Sep 28, 2022
She's amazing provider that go over my medical history to make sure I understand and provide the care that I needs.
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Sep 26, 2022
Jennifer is very through and she very professional. I feel her and I have a very good relationship for Doctor and patient. I feel good about seeing her.
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Sep 22, 2022
She was great! I would love to move my care to her.
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Sep 21, 2022
I was recommended by a friend and I was bummed that my other pcp left my area so I was in the look out for another and Jennifer answer all my questions and was straight forward so she is the best choice I made! Thank you
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Sep 17, 2022
Very thorough, nice personality and gave great advice
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Sep 17, 2022
Great
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Sep 15, 2022
Great care and interaction to ensure my health is good and will continue to be good.
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Sep 14, 2022
Very sweet and took time to explain everything. I feel like she does a good job of listening.
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Sep 13, 2022
Very professional and knowledgeable service provider. Her input and understanding medical issues always provide the best solution for my medical condition.
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Sep 12, 2022
She has a concern for her patient and is interested in her work.
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Sep 8, 2022
Very thorough exam and understanding.
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Sep 5, 2022
PA Karanasos Is caring sweet, professional and helpful. She Is aware of time but does not rush her patients.
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Sep 4, 2022
Jennifer is always so caring and friendly. She's great at providing comfort when you don't feel well.
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Sep 1, 2022
I really appreciate that she is soo caring and wanting to help you. She makes it a point to be thorough and let me always know what we will be doing for a resolution.
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Aug 23, 2022
Jennifer Ist the best !!!!
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Aug 22, 2022
She was so great. She was very friendly and warm and diagnosed and treated my problem quickly and completely.
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Aug 20, 2022
Very professional and knowledgeable.
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Aug 18, 2022
Jennifer K. What's not to love??She is always, kind, caring and thoughtful with my care. Love her
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Aug 18, 2022
Very nice. Took time to listen.
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Aug 17, 2022
She listens, asks my opinion, is compassionate, posses knowledge, and formulates a plan.
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Aug 17, 2022
Jennifer is kind, compassionate and listens to me and my concerns. She is professional and is knowledgeable. My husband and I both have had very good experience with her.
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Aug 16, 2022
I always feel like she truly listens to my questions and concerns. Thank you for treating me!
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Aug 13, 2022
APRN Karanasos provided great care. Kind, professional, knowledgeable, attentive. I couldn't be more pleased.
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Aug 13, 2022
She seemed to genuinely care about my issue. Was very attentive and never rushed me. Made me feel comfortable. Highly recommend
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Aug 11, 2022
Jennifer is a kind and compassionate NP. She listens and responds with answers to my questions without making me feel like she is rushed for time. During my appointment she thoroughly reviewed all of my lab work and discussed any upcoming tests needed. Every time I see Jennifer I feel like she genuinely cares about me as a person.
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Aug 11, 2022
She listened and was knowledgable
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Aug 10, 2022
She's very thoughtful
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Aug 4, 2022
She is kind and caring, she listened to my concerns
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Aug 4, 2022
Jennifer is professional, friendly, and very responsive to all my questions. She has a way of making her patients feel comfortable and at ease.
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Aug 4, 2022
She was very professional, very attentive, very polite & patient.
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Aug 3, 2022
Answered all my questions and submitted referrals I needed for continued care
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Aug 2, 2022
Dr K is incredible and she is always so helpful and knowledgeable
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Jul 29, 2022
She is amazing and informative.
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Jul 29, 2022
She is a always friendly, knowledgeable, and spends time with me.
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Jul 24, 2022
Very good thanks
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Jul 22, 2022
Jennifer is extraordinary. She is kind and caring and expresses concern for the patients health. She addressed everything I inquired about.
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Jul 21, 2022
Very caring
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Jul 21, 2022
Very pleasant.
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Jul 20, 2022
Very professional and professional service
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Jul 19, 2022
I just Can't say enough good things about Ms. Jennifer. She's amazing. She listens intently and is understanding of any concerns.
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Jul 17, 2022
Jennifer assisted my problems promptly and made sure I left knowing I would have the treatments needed that same day.
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Jul 16, 2022
She listened to my concerns and went above and beyond my expectations.
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Jul 15, 2022
Excellent chair side manner; very professional; very prompt answering my chart messages
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Jul 15, 2022
Great provider. Takes her time to listen to your problems. So down to earth and always friendly and caring. Appreciate that.
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Jul 14, 2022
Jennifer was very friendly, caring, knowledgeable and helpful to me. I appreciate it all during my visit.
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Jul 14, 2022
She actually listens and is caring. I love seeing her. She never makes it feel rushed.
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Jul 13, 2022
She is so kind, understanding, patient & knowledgeable!!!
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Jul 10, 2022
Jennifer is absolutely fantastic! She is the best provider we have ever had and we will continue to see her. She is amazing.
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Jul 8, 2022
She's a nice person easy to talk to and very helpful.
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Jul 7, 2022
Always a pleasure seeing Mrs. Karanasos. She's always been so friendly and caring.
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Jun 25, 2022
She is very professional, and listens very attentive. I feel very comfortable seeing Jennifer.
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Jun 21, 2022
Outstanding care provider!
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Jun 21, 2022
Felt very comfortable so I was able to relax throughout the appointment. Her nurse was very helpful, pleasant, and patient.
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Jun 20, 2022
She is wonderful. Listens to everything I say.
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Jun 16, 2022
Jennifer was very sweet and thoughtful.
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Jun 14, 2022
She is a great provider who goes above and beyond for her patients! She showed much concern about my issue and made sure I received the right care!
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Jun 14, 2022
She was greatest
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