Dr. Richard Karl, MD

Dr. Richard Karl, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 73
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Dr. Richard Karl, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 49 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

Contact Information

(813) 745-4673

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Karl's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Dr. Karl treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 10% of his peers

Dr. Karl treats this condition more than 10% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Dr. Karl treats Vascular Disease more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Karl treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Dr. Karl treats Stomach Diseases more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Karl treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Karl's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Aneurysm
Benign Tumor
Biliary Cancer
Bladder Surgery
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cystectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Liver Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

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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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