Karen Eyler Wilks, MD

Providing a fresh outlook on female issues and a deep concern and understanding for each patient, Dr. Wilks has demonstrated great skill and knowledge early in her career. Her patients appreciate the fact that she relates to them on a personal level and that she treats each patient like a friend.

Born in Abilene, Kansas, Dr. Wilks was the youngest of five kids. She grew up in Norman, Oklahoma and graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a bachelor of arts, with distinction. She was the 'Outstanding Senior Woman" at OU.

Dr. Wilks, board certified in OB/GYN, attended the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. She graduated in 1995, and began her residency in Phoenix, Arizona. After residency, she and her husband, Jonathan Wilks, M.D., moved back to Oklahoma, where she began private practice at Renaissance Physicians of Midwest City. Three years later she moved her practice to Mercy and the Center for Women's Health.

The Wilks have two sons, Jackson and Grayson, who have added much excitement to their lives. Dr. Wilks and her family love to travel. Their favorite place to visit is Disney World. Dr. Wilks also likes to garden, power walk, and bike with her sons and she is an avid OU fan.

Dr. Wilks loves her job. Her favorite part about it is getting to spend time with women and helping them make their lives better.

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