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Dr. Richard Myer Karlin, MD
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Dr. Richard Myer Karlin, MD

Surgeon

37 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Richard Karlin, MD is a Surgeon, who primarily practices in Metairie, LA with 1 additional practice location. He has been practicing for over 37 years and is board certified by the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Karlin graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans and completed his residency at Univ Of S Fl Coll Of Med, Vascular Surgery; Med Ctr La New Orleans-Lsu, General Surgery. Dr. Karlin is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Karlin’s practice accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Bravo Health, Cigna, Humana Health, Medicaid, UnitedHealthcare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Karlin’s office at (504) 454-1100.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Surgeon

    Education & Training

    Univ Of S Fl Coll Of Med, Vascular Surgery; Med Ctr La New Orleans-Lsu, General Surgery (Residency)

    LSU HEALTH SCIENCES (Residency)

    Other Degree - La State Univ Sch of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La

    Medical Degree - Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Surgeon, like Dr. Richard Karlin, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Surgeon, like Dr. Richard Karlin, may include:

    Surgical Consultation, Surgery, Neurosurgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Surgery Consultation, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Laparoscopic Surgery Consultation, Gallbladder Removal / Cholecystectomy, Appendicitis / Appendectomy, Eyelid Surgery / Blepharoplasty, Brain Tumor Evaluation, Brain Aneurysm Treatment, Stroke Treatment (Acute), Refractive Lens Exchange, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Surgery Follow Up, Neurosurgery Follow Up, Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Surgical Follow Up, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Laparoscopic Surgery Follow Up, Neuro-Oncology Consultation, Surgery Second Opinion, Wrist Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Eyebrow Elevation, Forehead Correction, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Consultation, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Follow Up, Head & Neck Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Ptosis Repair, Central Line Placement, Gender Confirmation Surgery, Cerebral Shunt, Surgical Infections, Tube Thoracotomy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Amputation, Limb Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mastectomy, Upper Extremity Tendon Repair, Toe-to-Thumb Transplant, Upper Extremity Nerve Repair, Upper Extremity Joint Replacement, Upper Extremity Amputation, Reflux Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) Surgery, YAG Laser Procedure, Colon Surgery, Distal Pancreatectomy, Splenectomy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Orthopedic Follow Up (Hand), Orthopedic Consultation (Hand), Cranial Bypass, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), Esophageal Surgery, Gastrectomy, Laparoscopy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Pancreatic Surgery, Paraesophageal Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Screening, Whipple Procedure, Hepatic Surgery, Complex Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopy Consultation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Consultation, Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (MSA), Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Pyloromyotomy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Small Bowel Resection

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Karlin's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Gulf South Eye Associates Apmc

    4224 Houma Blvd

    Ste 240

    Metairie, LA 70006

    (504) 454-1100

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    Dr. Richard Karlin, MD

    4224 Houma Blvd

    Suite 425

    Metairie, LA 70006

    (504) 454-1100

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Richard Karlin accepting new patients?

    Yes, Richard Karlin is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Richard Karlin offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Karlin's office at (504) 454-1100 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Richard Karlin offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Karlin's office at (504) 454-1100 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Richard Karlin speak?

    Richard Karlin speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Richard Karlin have?

    Richard Karlin is certified by the American Board of Surgery.

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