Karen Simon, MD

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Karen Simon, MD, is an attending obstetrician with the Center for Fetal Diagnosis at Treatment at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Phone: 800-468-8376

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Philadelphia, PA (2003-2004 Chief Resident)

Board Certification

Obstetrics and Gynecology – American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services




Barth KR, Cook RL, Downs JS, Switzer GE, Fischhoff B. Social stigma and negative consequences: factors that influence college students' decisions to seek testing for sexually transmitted infections. J Am Coll Health. 2002 Jan;50(4):153-9.

Awards and Honors

2018 Top Doctors, Philadelphia Magazine

2011 – 2013 Main Line Today Top Doctors

2004 John B. Franklin Humanitarian Award

2003 Frank B. Lovett Memorial Award for Exemplifying Compassion and Excellence in the Medical Care of Women

2001 Golden Apples for Teaching by residents, from medical students

2000 Medical Student Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology Award