Dr. Karin Tansek, MD

Dr. Karin Tansek, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Female  |  
Age 70
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Karin Tansek, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Mi State Univ Coll Human Med in 1976 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3366 Oakdale Ave N Ste 150

Minneapolis, MN 55422

Contact Information

(763) 233-5755

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Allergic Reaction
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more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Deviated Septum
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Mi State Univ Coll Human Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Los Angeles County Harbor-Ucla Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Waterbury-Yale-New Haven
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Res-Northwestern U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tansek has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tansek's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tansek to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Tansek's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Amazing talents for people who need ENT help - She did rhinoplasty, compacted sinus and uvula - don't live with a c-pap machine! She can help
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Dr. Tansek surgically removed a cancerous tumor on my thyroid as well as total thyroid removal. It's been almost 21 years since my surgery and I am still cancer free, not to mention the scar on my neck is almost completely unnoticeable! Thank you, Dr. Tansek!
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