Karen Brust, MD

Infectious Disease Specialist
Baylor Scott & White Health

Medical Director, Infection Control and Prevention, Central Texas Division

Infectious Disease

Patient Care Emphasis
Device Associated Infections, HIV/AIDS, Infection Prevention

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    October 31, 2011

  • University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, MD, 2004
  • Boston College University, Chestnut Hill, MA, BA, 1999

  • Specialty Training
  • Infectious Diseases Fellowship, Scott & White Hospital, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple, TX, 2009-2011
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Scott & White Hospital, Texas A&M Health Science Center, Temple, TX, 2004-2007

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine

    Awards and Honors
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX, 2008
  • Texas Rising Stars, 2012

  • Languages Spoken
    English, Spanish

    Patient Ratings

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    Friendliness/Courtesy of Provider

    5.0 out of 5
    Provider Concern for Questions/Worries

    4.9 out of 5
    Provider Efforts to Include in Decisions

    4.8 out of 5
    Time Provider Spent with Patient

    4.8 out of 5
    Likelihood of Recommending Provider

    4.8 out of 5
    Wait Time at Clinic

    4.8 out of 5

    Patient Comments



    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508