Karen C. Wright, MD, an Internist with Augusta Health Primary Care

Get to know Internist Dr. Karen C. Wright, who serves patients in Lexington, Virginia.  

Dr. Wright is a board-certified internist whose medical interests include incision and drainage of wounds and wound care. Among her diverse professional experience of over 16 years, especially in the field of internal medicine, she earned an Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians medical license issued by the state of Virginia.

Currently, she is in practice with Augusta Health Primary Care in Lexington, Virginia. Nestled in Virginia’s beautiful Shenandoah Valley, Augusta Health is among the finest community hospitals in America. Patients receive an exceptional level of care, reassured that their loved ones and visitors have many amenities available within the hospital so they can all be comfortable while staying close during difficult times.

In her professional experience, Dr. Wright is also affiliated with many hospitals in the Virginia area, including Augusta Health in Fishersville, Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, and Carilion Stonewall Jackson Hospital.

On the subject of her educational background, she earned her undergraduate degree at the University of California, Davis, followed by her medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia. She then went on to complete her residency in internal medicine at Reading Hospital in Pennsylvania. 

Following her education, the doctor became board-certified in internal medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine – a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world. Additionally, she earned certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS). 

Internal medicine or general medicine is the medical specialty dealing with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. Physicians specializing in internal medicine are called internists. They manage and prevent common and complex diseases by providing comprehensive care and promoting overall well-being. 

Outside of the office, Dr. Wright enjoys quilting, crocheting, and doing crafts. She is also active in her military duties with the Virginia National Guard.

Learn More about Dr. Karen C. Wright:

Through her findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/1973123-Karen-Wright-internist-Hampton-VA-23666 or through Augusta Health Primary Care, https://www.augustahealth.com/providers/karen-wright

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