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Dr. Karen Driskell, M.D.

Karen Driskell MD

University of Missouri - Kansas City

Medical School
University of Missouri - Kansas City, 1986

Truman Medical Center, 1990

Affiliations and Organizations
Fellow, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Diplomate, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Missouri State Medical Association
Kansas City Gynecological Society

Board Certified
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Karen Driskell, M.D., is a distinguished and highly regarded obstetrician-gynecologist with a career spanning over three decades. Her unwavering commitment to women's health and her significant contributions to the medical field have earned her a well-deserved reputation as a leading healthcare professional. Dr. Driskell has also earned Best in the Northland for OB/GYN services in recent years.
Dr. Driskell embarked on her academic journey at the University of Missouri - Kansas City, where she pursued her undergraduate studies. During her time at this prestigious institution, she exhibited a deep-seated passion for the sciences and a genuine desire to make a meaningful impact in healthcare.

In 1986, Dr. Driskell reached a pivotal milestone by earning her medical degree from the University of Missouri - Kansas City, marking the beginning of her lifelong mission to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to women. Her medical degree was the culmination of years of dedication and hard work, setting the stage for her future success.

With an unwavering thirst for knowledge and a profound commitment to her field, Dr. Driskell embarked on her residency at Truman Medical Center, completing her training in 1990. Her residency provided invaluable experience in obstetrics and gynecology, allowing her to develop and refine her clinical skills while embracing the latest advancements in the field.

One of the standout achievements of Dr. Driskell's career is her certification by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a recognition that reflects her expertise and commitment to delivering the highest standard of care. This board certification underscores her dedication to staying current with the latest medical advancements, ensuring her patients receive the most effective and evidence-based treatments.

In recognition of her exceptional contributions to the field, Dr. Driskell has been honored as a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. This distinction is reserved for individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, dedication, and significant contributions to women's healthcare. She also served as the Chairman of the Missouri section of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Dr. Driskell's commitment to her profession extends beyond her clinical practice. She is an active member of the Missouri State Medical Association and the Kansas City Gynecological Society, where she collaborates with her colleagues to advocate for healthcare improvements, promote patient well-being, and advance the medical community. Dr. Driskell is also a member of the Jackson County Medical Society.

Throughout her remarkable career, Dr. Karen Driskell has positively impacted the lives of countless women through her patient-centered approach to healthcare. Her legacy is one of dedication, compassion, and an unwavering commitment to the betterment of women's health. Dr. Driskell's influence on the field of obstetrics and gynecology is profound, and her dedication to her patients is an inspiration to her peers and future generations of medical professionals.



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