Karen S. Lapesarde, MD

rd Certification:
iplomate American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology


• Boston University School of Medicine
• University of Southern California

Dr. Karen Lapesarde provides comprehensive obstetric and gynecological care in a personalized and accessible setting at the Hollywood Hills Women’s Medical Group located in Los Angeles, California.

Specializing in obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Karen Lapesarde is highly experienced and board certified in the treatment and management of pregnancy, high risk and medically complicated pregnancy, a variety of female medical problems, including menstrual problems, abnormal pap smears, pelvic pain, ovarian cysts, bladder problems, abnormal bleeding, fibroids, and other disorders of the uterus. In addition to characteristic gynecological care, Dr. Lapesarde provides services in contraception and family planning, adolescent female problems, menopause and hormone treatment, and infertility management.

The office of Dr. Lapesarde is committed to promoting the well-being of women at every stage of their lives. Dr. Lapesarde believes that her patients can actively participate in their therapeutic and preventive care. Through education and an open dialogue, Dr. Karen Lapesarde seeks to give power to her patients to maintain informed responsibility for their health care decisions. Her patients are treated with high esteem in an atmosphere of tremendous care and compassion, and the size
of her office allows her and her team to work personally with each patient to guarantee quality service tailored to every client.

Dr. Karen Lapesarde graduated with honors in Obstetrics and Gynecology from Boston University School of Medicine. She completed her internship and residency at the Boston City Hospital and Boston University Medical Center. In addition to her medical degree, Dr. Lapesarde holds dual degrees in Biological Sciences and Spanish Language, graduating with honors from USC.

Dr. Lapesarde is a life-time resident of the West-side of Los Angeles, California and has been in practice since 1993 in the Los Angeles community.