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Karen M. Joos MD, PhD

Professor of Ophthalmology
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    4.8
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  • 253 ratings
  • 31 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Glaucoma
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    Glaucoma Suspect-High Pressure
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    Ophthalmology
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    Pediatric Ophthalmology

Conditions and Treatments

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    Glaucoma
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    Glaucoma Suspect
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    High Eye Pressure
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    Infant Glaucoma
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    Pediatric Glaucoma
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    Glaucoma Lasers
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    Glaucoma Surgery
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    Optic Nerve Examination

Location

2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Programs and Clinics

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Iowa, 1987
  • Internship - Saint Joseph Hospital, 1988
  • Doctor of Philosophy - University of Iowa, 1990
  • Residency - University of Iowa Healthcare, 1992
  • Fellowship - Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, 1994

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology, 1994

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
I am very impressed by Dr. Joos's expertise, communication, and concern for me. She is thorough and provided an in-depth examination.
October 16, 2021
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*Dr. Joos is excellent!
October 15, 2021
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Good
October 15, 2021
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No bad experience
October 15, 2021
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I would highly recommend Dr. Joos to family members and friends with any visual concerns.
August 29, 2021
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My mother in law is blessed to have Dr. Joos as a physician. All of the resident assists did a great job as well.
July 30, 2021
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*Dr. Joos has helped me manage my glaucoma for over 10 years. She is wonderful!
July 20, 2021
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*Doctor Joos is the best of the best in all areas. Anyone would be blessed to have her as their physician.
June 21, 2021
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We love *Dr. Joos!
June 17, 2021
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