Karla T. Waller, MD Pronunciation Guide

Obstetrics/Gynecology
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Accepting new patients ARC Medical Plaza Specialty Ages seen from 9 to 99 Languages: Spanish

About Karla T. Waller, MD

  • Dr. Waller is originally from Nicaragua and relocated to Miami, Florida,, as a teenager. While in medical school in San Antonio, she joined theAir Force Medical Corps. During her time as an active duty Ob/Gyn, Dr. Waller served a total of 10 years in the armed forces, at Langley Air Force Base and Scott Air Force Base. In her spare time, Dr. Waller enjoys going to the park with her two sons, as they love being outdoors and exploring what nature has to offer. She also enjoys cooking, salsa dancing, pottery, and live art performances.

Women’s health is my passion, and my goal is to care for every patient with the same compassion and high level of care that I would like for myself or my loved ones. Helping women throughout all stages of life is why I became an Ob/Gyn, and I enjoy helping women achieve their health goals, whether gynecologic issues or achieving a pregnancy. I look forward to connecting with each patient and continuing to provide evidence-based, high quality care.

Services

Birth Control and Contraceptive Counseling

Birth Control and Contraceptive Counseling

Contraception (birth control) is any activity, medicine, or equipment used to prevent pregnancy. There are many types of birth control available for women who do not wish to become pregnant. The choice of a birth control method is a complex decision; ARC provids information and supporting patients' decision-making about birth control methods through contraceptive counseling.

Breast Cancer Screening/Mammograms

Breast Cancer Screening/Mammograms

Mammograms play a key role in early breast cancer detection and can help decrease breast cancer deaths. Often, a mammogram can detect cancer, noncancerous or benign tumors, and cysts before they can be felt. ARC offers both 2D and 3D mammography screenings.

Comprehensive Obstetric Care

Comprehensive Obstetric Care

Obstetrical care is a term used to describe the management of both normal and complicated pregnancy as well as the delivery and postpartum periods.

Endometrial Ablation for Menstruation with Heavy Bleeding (NovaSure® or Minerva)

Endometrial Ablation for Menstruation with Heavy Bleeding (NovaSure® or Minerva)

Endometrial ablation is a procedure to remove a thin layer of tissue (endometrium) that lines the uterus. It's done to stop or reduce heavy menstrual bleeding.

Flu Vaccinations for Pregnant Women

Flu Vaccinations for Pregnant Women

Flu vaccine can help prevent a flu-related visits to the doctor each year. CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated every flu season. 

Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy

Hysterectomy is surgery to remove the uterus. In some cases, other parts of the reproductive system may be removed.

Menopause

Menopause

An ARC Ob/Gyn physician can help treat menopause symptoms and help prevent osteoporosis and will work with you to recommend lifestyle changes and possibly medicine.

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Pap Smears and Other Gynecological Screenings

Pap Smears and Other Gynecological Screenings

Getting regular preventive care and screenings may help find cancer and other health risks early, when they are most treatable and more treatment options are available.

Pelvic Sonograms

Pelvic Sonograms

A pelvic ultrasound is a scan that looks at the organs and structures in your pelvic area.

Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Tubal Ligation

Tubal Ligation

Tubal ligation or “tying your tubes” is a surgical procedure that prevents you from becoming pregnant. 

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Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Medical School
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX, 2012
  • Residency
    San Antonio Military Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, 2016
  • Education
    BS in Exercise Physiology, Summa Cum Laude, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2007
  • Professional Positions
    • Member, Travis County Medical Society 
    • Member, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists 
    • Member, American Medical Association 
    • Administrative Chief Resident, San Antonio Military Medical Center, 2016 
    • Uniformed Services University of the Health Science Faculty Award, United States Air Force, 633rd Medical Group, Langley Air Force Base, VA, 2017

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on the helpfulness of the doctor's nurse and/or medical assistant (MA)

4.8out of 5
  • November 11, 2022

    Dr. Waller was warm, efficient and helpful in sharing info and preparing me for upcoming surgery.

  • November 3, 2022

    I really appreciate the time and attention Dr. Waller gave me. She answered all of my questions, talked through my options with me. I really needs a medical professional to discuss my options to avoid pregnancy and she was just delightful.

  • November 1, 2022

    Dr Waller is amazing

  • October 28, 2022

    Dr Waller is very helpful and knowledgeable

  • October 28, 2022

    Dr. Waller was very thorough in explaining my situation and what needed to be done about it.

  • October 26, 2022

    The staff are very friendly Dr Waller explained in detail what her findings. She was very thorough. I’m really happy to have met her. Thank you so much !