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Medical Director

Karen Isaacs - Teen Health Doctor in Wilmington NC

Karen Isaacs, MD, MPH, is a board-certified family medicine physician who joined WHAT through a partnership forged with the South East Area Health Education Center (SEAHEC). Most recently, Karen served as the Chief Resident at Coastal Family Medicine with New Hanover Regional Medical Center, where she also was a resident and intern. In addition to her work with us, she is continuing her time as a member of the teaching faculty with Coastal Family Medicine/SEAHEC. She earned her Doctor of Medicine degree from Wake Forest University’s School of Medicine, and Master’s degree in public health from the University of North Carolina’s School of Public Health in Chapel Hill. In her spare time, Dr. Isaacs enjoys jogging, playing volleyball, enjoying Wilmington’s mild climate and outdoor opportunities, and spending time with her big, orange cat named “Simba.”