Dr. Barry Karon, MD

Dr. Barry Karon, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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64 y/o

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Dr. Barry Karon, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rochester, MN and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in cardiology, advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology, and more.Read his story

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

200 1st St SW

Rochester, MN 55905
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Karon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karon treats Pericardial Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Karon treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Aortic Ectasia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karon treats Aortic Ectasia more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Karon treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cardiomegaly
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karon treats Cardiomegaly more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Karon treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Karon's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Paracentesis
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Stress Echocardiogram
Syncope
Tetralogy of Fallot
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Venous Hypertension

About Me

Cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who provide individualized care for each patient. Having all this expertise in a single place, focuse...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
Fellow - Cardiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Resident - Internal Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1982
MD New York Medical College
Medical School
1978
Other - Graduate Student University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
1976
BA - Political Science University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Undergraduate School
1976
BS - Physiology University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Undergraduate School
1988
1985
1982
1978
1976
1976

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Member Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, 1976

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Chest Physicians, Member
  • American College of Chest Physicians, Fellow
  • American Society of Echocardiography, Fellow
  • Annual Mountain Course Success With Heart Failure Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Echo in the Nations Capital Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Hospital Service Task Force Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Chair
  • Inpatient Hospital Practice Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Quality and Safety Subcommittee Clinical Practice Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Member

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Locations

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

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    • Mon: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 6:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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