Peter Karachunski, MD

Peter Karachunski, MD

Neurologist

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Russian

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Nerve and Muscle Pathology
  • Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Pediatric Neuromuscular Disorders

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • Russian State Medical University, Moscow, Russia

Residencies

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Pediatrics)
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Pediatric Neurology)
  • 1st Children's Hospital, Moscow, Russia (Pediatric Neurology)

Fellowships

  • University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital (Clinical Research, Neuromuscular, Clinical Neurophysiology)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neuromuscular

Recognition and Leadership

Recognition

  • Minnesota Monthly Magazine “Top Doctors” (2015-2019)
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association Humanitarian Award, Muscular Dystrophy Association (2011)
  • Clinical Research Training Grant and Neuromuscular Fellowship

Leadership

  • Clinical Director, Paul and Sheila Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Center

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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