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Karen Lurito, M.D.

Pediatrics, Cardiology
Karen Lurito, M.D.
1800 Mulberry Street
Scranton, PA 18510
570-808-6028 (phone)
(email)
(website)

Practicing Specialties:
Pediatric Cardiology, Board Certified, 2002
Medical School:
U. of Maryland, School of Medicine 1996
Internship:
U. of Maryland Medical System 1997
Residency:
Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health 1999
Fellowship:
Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health 2002
Clinical Interests:
Dr. Lurito specializes in evaluating, diagnosing and treating pediatric cardiology patients with complex congenital heart disease. She also has a special interest in preventative cardiology by helping to manage hypertension and childhood obesity.
Related Interests:
Dr. Lurito welcomes referrals of pediatric cardiology patients with the following conditions:
• Heart Murmur
• Chest pain
• Syncope/dizziness
• Palpitations
• Arrhythmia
• Cyanosis
• Heart failure
• Congenital heart disease
• Assess for cardiovascular risks in patients with diabetes and metabolic Syndrome
• Dysautonomia
• Marfans syndrome
• Cardiomyopathy
• High cholesterol
• Dyslipidemia
• Familial hypercholesterolemia
• Obesity related and primary hypertension
• Obesity related obstructed sleep apnea