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Karen L. Fink, MD

Neuro-oncology, Neurology
Accepts New Patients
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About
Dr. Fink participates in a the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative, a national clinical trial network. Before joining Neuro-Oncology Associates, Dr. Fink was the director of Clinical Neuro-Oncology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center for 9 years. Dr. Fink is married and has two children.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenAdults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation - Dallas
  • Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health
  • Baylor Scott & White Heart and Vascular Hospital - Dallas
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Plano
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - CAC Plan
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Access PPO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select HMO Network
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FirstCare Health Plans - FirstCare Select Plus HMO Network
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Plus PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Mayo Medical School (1990)
  • Education: Mayo Medical School (1990)
  • Internship: Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine (1991)
  • Residency: Neurology, UT Southwestern medical School (1994)
  • Fellowship: Neuro-Oncology, UTSW Medical Center (1996)
Certifications
  • Neurology - American Board of Neurology
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, Karen L. Fink, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(54)
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Oct 11, 2020
Dr is great! no wait time at all, only for an emergency once. Very much takes immediate care of my brain tumor. Unlike UTSW did! I switched once and never again!
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Oct 3, 2020
I Love Dr Fink, she has taken excellent care of me since 2011 when I became her patient.
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Sep 24, 2020
excellent, I have been coming to see Dr fink for 11 years and there is not a bad thing to say about her staff or office.
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Sep 15, 2020
good clear conversation and explaination of meeting.
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Aug 28, 2020
For 5+ years I have seen Dr. Fink and her staff. From day one, Dr. Fink and her staff have been the best medical staff around. I have never had any problem whatsoever with any service or attention they have given me.
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Aug 27, 2020
l feel lucky to have Dr. Fink as my care provider.
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Aug 20, 2020
Dr. Fink, nurse, staff back in the exam room awesome. The ladies that answer the phones and check you in to see Dr. Fink need help on learning to be more positive and inviting.
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Aug 13, 2020
Top of the line.
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Aug 5, 2020
Dr. Fink is very professional and knowledgeable.We trust her judgement!
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Aug 3, 2020
Fink has been taking care of me since I was diagnosed. We actually won't move out of Texas because we Have the BEST doctor.
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Jul 31, 2020
Dr Fink is always up to date on the latest medicines, clinical trials, and treatments.
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Jul 22, 2020
Dr. Fink and her entire staff are ALL so wonderful and kind and ALWAYS give me the best care ever!!!
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Jul 10, 2020
I don't believe better care can be found anywhere in the world. Dr fink exceeds my high expectations at every level. I can't imagine a better level of care.
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Jun 25, 2020
Always a pleasure at Dr Finks office
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Jun 23, 2020
Dr. Fink is a top-notch provider. I couldn't ask for better care. No complaints and I will definitely keep with her!
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Jun 17, 2020
we like and trust her
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Jun 9, 2020
very very caring
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Jun 3, 2020
friendly staff and dr fink was very caring
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Jun 1, 2020
Dr. Fink and her staff ensured I was comfortable during my visit,
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May 10, 2020
Dr Fink has been my oncologist since my brain surgery. She is a great and personable doctor who is always concerned about your health.
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