Practice Locations

  • UC San Diego Health – La Jolla UTC
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today
    4303 La Jolla Village Drive
    Suite 2110, L1
    San Diego, CA 92122
    US
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About Karrie Driscoll, MSN, ANP-BC

Karrie Driscoll, NP, is a board-certified nurse practitioner who provides comprehensive care in colon and rectal surgery. She sees patients with new benign anorectal disorders, including hemorrhoids, anal fissures and perianal abscesses, as well as post-operative colorectal surgical patients for both benign and malignant diagnoses.

Before joining UC San Diego Health in 2014, Ms. Driscoll provided obstetric and gynecologic care as a nurse practitioner clinician for Planned Parenthood and worked as a registered nurse in various medical settings, including decision observation unit (DOU), coronary care, recovery care and general medical. She became a nurse and nurse practitioner for the sole purpose of helping people live longer and healthier lives.

Ms. Driscoll earned her master's degree in nursing practice specializing in adult health and her bachelor's degree in nursing at University of Illinois at Chicago. She also earned a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from Seattle University. Ms. Driscoll is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and a member of the California Nurses Association.

Outside of work, Ms. Driscoll enjoys taking advantage of the beautiful weather San Diego has to offer and can be found hiking, paddle boarding, jogging or biking.

UC San Diego Health Links
For more information, see Colon and Rectal Surgery and Cancer Services.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Master's Degree

  • University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

Degree

  • University of Illinois, Chicago, IL

Gender

  • Female

Date Joined Staff

  • 2015-03-04

Board Certifications

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center

Conditions and Treatments

  • Anorectal Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Anal Fissure
  • Perianal Abscesses
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted