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Dr. Karen Pitman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
3.7 (9)
Map Pin Small Phoenix, AZ
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37 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Karen Pitman, MD

Dr. Karen Pitman, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Phoenix, AZ. They specialize in Ear, Nose, and Throat, has 37 years of experience, and is board certified in Otolaryngology. They graduated from Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences and is affiliated with Banner-University Medical Center Phoenix. Dr. Pitman, completed a residency at Naval Reg Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Pitman an average 3.7 star rating.

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Dr. Pitman's Office Locations

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    Banner-University Medical Center Phoenix
    1111 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85006 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (602) 839-2000

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  • Banner-University Medical Center Phoenix

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Tonsil Cancer
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Caldwell-Luc Procedure
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Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Glossectomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
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Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Oral Cancer Screening
Parathyroidectomy
Puncture Aspiration
Soft Palate Implant
Thyroid Lobectomy
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Thyroidectomy
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Tonsillectomy
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
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    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1972574663
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Naval Reg Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • Naval Regional Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Maryland
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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