Dr. Barry Karon, MD

Dr. Barry Karon, MD

Cardiovascular & Metabolic DiseasesMaleAge 66

Accepting new patients

Dr. Barry Karon, MD is a Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease Specialist in Rochester, MN. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mayo Clinic - Rochester and Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Karon to book an appointment.

Locations

Mayo Clinic - Minnesota

Rochester - Cardiology200 1st St SW Rochester, MN 55905
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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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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Dr. Karon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karon treats Cardiomyopathy, Dilated more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Karon treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karon treats Heart Disease more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Karon treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Treadmill Stress Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karon performs Treadmill Stress Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Karon performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Karon's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Ablation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Animal Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bradycardia
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Brugada Syndrome
  • Bursitis
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Single Ventricle Transposition of the Great Arteries
  • Confusion
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 1
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Double Outlet Right Ventricle
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Endocarditis
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Ligament Repair
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myocarditis
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Paracentesis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Pulmonary Venous Return Anomaly
  • Rash
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Ulcer
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Swine Flu
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Goiter
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tremor
  • Tricuspid Valve Atresia
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Rings
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Hypertension
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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About Me

Care Philosophy

Cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons at Mayo Clinic are part of an integrated, multidisciplinary team of doctors and health care professionals who...Read more

Biography

Interests Cardiomyopathies Heart failure Medical management of coronary artery disease Echocardiography

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases

Board Certifications

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

Education

1986
Mayo Grad Sch Med
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Mayo Grad Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1983
Mayo Grad Sch Med
Internship Hospital

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
  • Strategic Planning Task Force Division of Cardiovascular Diseases Department of Internal Medicine, Member
  • Transthoracic Echo Subcommittee Echocardiography Accreditation Committee Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Chair

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Does Dr. Barry Karon, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Karon has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Barry Karon, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Barry Karon, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Karon frequently treats Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Heart Disease, and Treadmill Stress Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Karon treats.

Where is Dr. Barry Karon, MD's office located?

Dr. Karon's office is located at 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Karon is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Mayo Clinic - Rochester

Rochester, MN

Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus

Rochester, MN

89% Patient Experience Rating, 20% higher than the national average

40 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)