Dr. Karen Hummer Lickteig , MD

Adolescent Medicine and Pediatrics

(503) 295-2546

Metropolitan Pediatrics LLC
1130 NW 22nd Ave Ste 320
Portland, OR 97210


Dr. Lickteig was raised as one of 7 children in Wichita, Kansas. After completing her undergraduate work at Kansas State University, she spent several years doing Biomedical Research in Houston, Texas. In 1991 she graduated from medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Her Pediatric Residency was done at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center; going on to practice Pediatrics with the Army in Germany for 3 years. Dr. Lickteig settled in Portland in 1998, working in Pediatric Urgent Care, Emergency Room and as a Hospitalist through Emanuel Children’s Hospital. Because she enjoys her work as a Pediatric Hospitalist and assisting the training of medical students and residents she continues the practice a few nights each month. Since 1999 she has been happily practicing at Metropolitan Pediatrics. Outside of practice Dr. Lickteig and her husband enjoy spending time with their 3 children and their numerous activities, reading science fiction, cooking and eating.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 28 Years

Languages Spoken: English , German and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: Indiana University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1991

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Legacy Emanuel Medical Center
  • Providence Portland Medical Center
  • Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital & Medical Center
  • Providence Saint Vincent Medical Center

Specialties: Adolescent Medicine and Pediatrics

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Health Net OR CommunityCare
  • Health Net OR PPO
  • Moda Health Beacon
  • Moda Health Community Care Network
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PacificSource PSN
  • PacificSource SCN MRF
  • PacificSource SmartChoice
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Standard MRF
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Providence Choice Network
  • Providence Health System Connect Network
  • Providence PPO
  • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • Regence WA Preferred Provider Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Dr. Lickteig's Office Information

Fax: ( ,5) 503-7901
Website: metropediatrics.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Sat10:00 AM-12:00 PM
Sun10:00 AM-12:00 PM

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