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I believe our patients are served best by a team of experts who collaborate on treatment plans founded on state of the art evidence and account for individual circumstances.

Karen Pitman, MD

Specialty:
Head and Neck Cancer, Melanoma, Oncology Surgery, Skin Cancer, Thyroid Cancer

Locations:
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center
2946 E. Banner Gateway Drive
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Phone: (480) 256-6444
Fax: (480) 256-4607

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Dr. Pitman is a fellowship trained otolaryngologist who specializes in head, neck, skin and thyroid cancer.

She received her medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda Maryland before completing her internship and residency at the Naval Medical Center in Portsmouth, Virginia.

Board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology, Dr. Pitman completed a head and neck oncologic and skull base surgery fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.


Interests and Activities:

I enjoy being outdoors, swimming and hiking, reading, spending time with friends and family, and the home arts.

Read Dr. Karen Pitman’s published articles



Medical School:
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda Md.

Internship:
Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Va.

Residency:
Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Va.

Fellowship/Post Graduate Training:
Head and neck oncologic and skull base surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Penn.

Board Certification:
American Board of Otolaryngology

Specializing in the following Diseases, Conditions, Procedures:
Head and neck cancer, tumors of the oral cavity, pharynx, and larynx; neck masses; thyroid and parathyroid tumors; head and neck skin cancer; parotid and salivary gland tumors; unknown primary cancer; sinus and skull base tumors

Awards/Recognitions:
American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, Distinguished Service; Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors Award; Navy Commendation Medal Gold Star

Affiliations:
American Head and Neck Society; American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation; American College of Surgeons (FACS); Triological Society; Society of University Otolaryngologists

Language(s):
English

Practicing Since:
July, 1996
Banner Cancer Center Specialists - Surgery
2946 E. Banner Gateway Drive
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 256-6444
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