Dr. Richard Karl, MD

Dr. Richard Karl, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Richard Karl, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 8% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 5% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 4% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Karl "Dr. Richard Karl was the founding medical director of Moffitt Cancer Center and currently is a surgical oncologist and senior member of Moffitt Cancer Center?s Department of Gastrointestinal Oncology. His clinical and research interests include gastrointestinal malignancies with particular interest in hepatic, biliary tract and esophageal cancer. BOARD CERTIFICATION: Surgery"

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

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  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • New York Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Washington Univeristy
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Richard Karl, MD
To Dr. Richard Karl, M.D. : If this is the Richard Karl that attended CAMP GREENKILL, please contact a Camp Alumni, Doug Adler, at : dougadler7@gmail.com Please notify me either way if you are or are not the person I am attempting to contact. I am trying to put together a 50 Year Camp Greenkill...Read More
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Dr Karl gave me second life. He performed Whipple Procedure 12 years ago and removed two cancer tumors. I am fine and no issue related carcinoma of the ampulla and right colon cancer. My family members and I are very happy. Dr. Richard C. Karl is the best of the best. I respect and salute...Read More
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