Dr. Karen M Kirk MD
Sports Medicine Specialist (Pediatric) | Sports Medicine701 Interstate 20 E Arlington TX, 76018
Dr. Karen Kirk is a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner in Arlington, TX. As a Sports Medicine Family Practitioner, Dr. Kirk is trained to assess, diagnose, prevent, and treat sports injuries in patients of all ages, and refer those patients to further services if needed. Sports Medicine Family Practitioners must complete specialized training in order to help each patient maximize function and improve quality of life.
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Sports Medicine
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