Richard Karlen, MD

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • Fairview Physician Associates

Languages I Speak

  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I strive to provide high quality compassionate care using a balanced approach of medical and surgical treatment and family education. All treatment plans are developed to help every child reach their maximum potential.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Neonatal and Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Head & Neck and Pediatric Sinusitis

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota Medical School


  • University of Minnesota

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology

Recognition and Leadership


  • Mpls.St.Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2018, 2019)