Karen D. Horvath M.D., F.A.C.S. Accepting new patients

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Specialities

Colorectal care, General surgery, Hernia, Prostate cancer care

Languages

English

Biography

Karen Horvath, M.D., is a UW professor of surgery, director of resident training in General Surgery and the associate chair for Education in Surgery. Dr. Horvath has been elected several times for "Seattle's Top Doctors." She is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and board certified by the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Horvath enjoys caring for patients through all stages of their surgical care. She feels that no matter what our backgrounds, we are all equal when it comes to getting sick, going through treatment, and hoping for a good prognosis.

Dr. Horvath obtained her M.D. from New York Medical College. Her main areas of research include minimally invasive approaches for patients with necrotizing pancreatitis. In addition to general and laparoscopic surgery, she is an expert in gastrointestinal surgery. She is also an award-winning surgical education researcher.

Personal Interests

Dr. Horvath enjoys skiing, reading, playing piano, cooking, entertaining, interior design, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
general surgery clinic at uwmc

General Surgery Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.4477

General surgery

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109

855.557.0555

Breast cancer, Cancer care, Colorectal cancer, Gynecologic oncology

New York Medical College

Medical education, 1990

Oregon Health & Science University

Fellowship, General Surgery

Columbia Presbyterian Med. Ctr.(NYC)

Residency, General Surgery

Mt. Sinai (NY) Medical Center

Fellowship, General Surgery

Columbia Presbyterian Med. Ctr.(NYC)

Residency, General Surgery

Columbia Presbyterian Med. Ctr.(NYC)

Internship, General Surgery

 

Board Certifications
  • Surgery, 1999, American Board of Surgery