About Karin Andersson, MD

Dr.  Andersson is a graduate of Yale Medical School (New Haven, CT).  She completed  Internal Medicine residency training at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and both Gastroenterology  and Advanced Hepatology/Transplant Hepatology fellowships at Massachusetts General Hospital.  She has an MPH in International Health from the Harvard Chan School of Public Health. 

Dr. Andersson has clinical expertise in liver disease (Hepatology).  She sees patients with all  types of liver disease including viral hepatitis,  autoimmune liver disease, biliary diseases, benign liver lesions, liver disease in pregnancy, abnormal liver function tests, cirrhosis, fatty liver disease, and alcoholic liver disease. She has a particular interest in hepatitis B infection.   She evaluates and cares for individuals who require liver transplantation.  She also performs upper endoscopies, as well as diagnostic and screening colonoscopy. 

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Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital

Gastroenterology Associates
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-3524
Fax: 617-724-5997

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Waltham: Mass General Waltham

Gastroenterology Associates
52 Second Avenue, Suite 570
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: 617-726-3524

Medical Education

  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Transplant Hepatology, American Board of Internal Medicine

Accepted Insurance Plans

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