Karen Yancopoulos, FNP-C is licensed Family Nurse Practitioner in both New York State and the state of Connecticut. She holds a Bachelors of Science and a Masters of Science in Nursing from Pace University’s College of Health Profession and has a keen interest in body mechanics and health wellness. As such she also holds certification as a Personal Trainer from the National Counsel on Strength and Fitness and is a certified Spin Instructor.
Karen manages patients in the office both on her own as well as alongside Dr. Kevin Plancher. She handles many different aspects of Sports Medicine including diagnosis, treatment including joint injection and aspiration, patient education, post-surgical care, and surgical coordination
As a member of the New York City and the Westchester County Medical Reserve Corps, Karen brings to Plancher Orthopaedics a unique perspective on community care. Karen is also an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the Connecticut Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Society, the New York Association of Nurse Practitioners, and the National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses.
Reviews for Karen
“She is absolutely fabulous! SUPER knowledgable, very clear and confident which give you confidence, great bedside manner, cares tremendously for her patients (at a level that is unique in this current world of low service medical service delivery).” – KK in Greenwich, CT | Jan 23, 2016
“Karen is both intelligent and diligent at her job. She is personable and professional. I highly recommend her as a nurse practitioner and will use her again if need” – Thomas Gotimer in Shelton, CT | Feb 7, 2016