Karen Newcomer, M.D.

Physician - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Education

Undergraduate Studies

Luther College – Decorah, IA

Medical School

University of Minnesota – Minneapolis, MN

Residency

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine – Rochester, MN

Fellowship

Sports Medicine Rehabilitation, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine – Rochester, MN

Certifications

  • Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Fellow American Medical Society of Sports Medicine
  • Board certified PM&R with subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine

Memberships

  • American College of Spors Medicine (ACSM)
  • American Medical Society of Sports Medicine (AMSSM)
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Professional Interests

  • Educational research, especially pertaining to medical students
  • Evaluation and treatment of leg pain
  • Outcomes in low back pain

 

Personal Interests

  • Hiking
  • In-line skating
  • Watching sports (especially if my children are playing)
  • Traveling (especially to warm climates in the winter)
  • Hanging out with my family and yellow lab Teddy

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