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Karen Dorothy Holland, MD

Pediatrics
Accepts New Patients
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About
Dr. Holland earned her medical degree from The University of Texas Medical Branch in her hometown of Galveston, TX, where she graduated first in her class. She then completed her residency in Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Holland and her husband are proud to call the Irving, TX, area home. In her free time, she enjoys gardening and reading.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenInfants and Toddlers (ages 0-2), Children (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Newborns (0-28 days)
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Irving
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - CHIP Medicaid
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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 - STAR Kids
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Aetna - STAR Medicaid
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Aetna - STAR+PLUS
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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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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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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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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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Superior - Medicare/Medicaid Dual Needs Plan: Advantage HMO SNP
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Superior - Medicare/Medicaid Plan
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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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 - 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: Ut Medical Branch At Galveston (1973)
  • Education: University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston (1973)
  • Residency: Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School (1976)
Certifications
  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
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 Dorothy Holland, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(70)
Overall: 4.7*
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Aug 27, 2020
Absolutely love this doctor she has been seeing both of my kids since they were babies
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Aug 27, 2020
Dr. Holland has been seeing both of my children since they were born and they just went for their 5 and 7 year checkups and I have always loved the way Dr. Holland treats her patients and takes care of them. One of the important things I do like about Dr. Holland is the fact that she tries to explain to her patients no matter their age about keeping themselves healthy.
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Aug 20, 2020
The best!!
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Aug 16, 2020
excellent
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Aug 14, 2020
ptofecional
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Aug 6, 2020
Courteous respectful and knowledgeable
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Aug 4, 2020
excited very polite very helpful no problems at all
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Jul 22, 2020
good
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Jun 29, 2020
We love Dr. Holland she has been our family pediatrician since our first son was born in 2012. She has been amazing throughout the years. I actually saw her my self as a child she is a wonderful doctor.
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Jun 11, 2020
Dr. Holland is thorougl with her patient checkups. I am aware that she sees many kids daily, but the fact that she remembers things from our previous visit, as if we saw her last month, shows me that she treats each patient with care and as individuals. She is direct, yet communicates with respect and provides easy to follow instructions. I appreciate the fact that she does not feed off my energy when I have taken my daughter with concern over monthly headaches. She gave me advise as to how to deal with monitoring the frequency and level of pain that my daughter experiences during each headache. Dr. Holland advised me to watch my daughter's water intake, diet and exercise routine. I followed her advice, and I have not heard my daughter complain about headaches lately. Overall, Dr. Holland is wise, friendly and the love for her field shows.
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May 21, 2020
dr Holland really does try to understand your issue and work with any alternatives.
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