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Karl Hempel, M.D.

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Karl Hempel

Ephraim McDowell Health Provider

Karl Hempel, M.D.

Internal Medicine
Accepting New Patients

Karl Hempel is an internal medicine provider whose scope of practice includes all aspects of adult primary care including acute and chronic illness, as well as preventive care medicine.

Meet Karl Hempel, M.D.

Dr. Hempel is board-certified in internal medicine, having completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Kentucky where his focus was on primary care medicine. He served as the primary care chief resident. Karl has a passion for preventive medicine and providing the most evidence-based care possible. He has a special interest in providing screenings for individuals at higher risk for cancer and other complications due to genetic mutations.




Provider Education
University of Kentucky
Undergraduate, 2016, B.S. Chemistry, B.A. Biology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Graduate, 2020, Doctorate of Medicine
University of Kentucky
Residency, 2023, Internal Medicine
Provider Certifications
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)


Ephraim McDowell Internal Medicine

This medical suite offers an internal medicine physician whose scope of practice includes all aspects of adult primary care including acute and chronic illness, as well as preventive care medicine. Ephraim McDowell Internal Medicine is a department of Ephraim McDowell Fort Logan Hospital.
640 East Lexington Avenue, Suite B Danville, KY 40422

Insurances Accepted

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  • AmBetter (WellCare of KY, Centene’s Health Insurance Marketplace)
  • Aetna 
  • Aetna Better Health of Kentucky (Medicaid) 
  • Alliance Coal Health Plan 
  • Anthem BCBS (Blue, Traditional, Pathway HMO, PPO, Medicare Adv PPO, KY Workers Comp) 
  • Anthem Medicaid 
  • ARC Administrators 
  • Caresource MarketPlace 
  • Caresource Medicaid (Humana Administers) 
  • CenterCare 
  • Cigna
  • Coventry National Network 
  • Humana Choicecare (Commercial, Medicare) 
  • Humana Medicare (PPO, Gold Plus HMO) 
  • Multi Plan/First Health/Coventry National Network/PCHS 
  • (OMCA) Occupational Managed Care Alliance (Workers Comp) 
  • Molina HealthCare (Medicaid – formerly Passport Health Plan) 
  • Signature Advantage
  • United Health Care (Commercial, Medicare Adv, VA Community Care Plan, Medicaid Community Care Plan) 
  • Wellcare (Commercial, Medicare Adv PPO/HMO) 
  • Wellcare of Kentucky (Medicaid)

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