The Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, native graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s degree in physiology in 1977. After completing his residency in Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Karr’s interests turned to having a subspecialty of orthopedic foot and ankle problems. He has honed his skills through extensive study at many of the leading medical centers throughout the United States.
Dr. Karr is actively involved in his field, retaining memberships with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, the Indiana Orthopaedic Society, the Fort Wayne Orthopaedic Society, the Fort Wayne Medical Society, and the Indiana State Medical Association. In addition, Dr. Karr is Chairman of the Tri-State Medical Group. He is also an assistant professor in the department of orthopaedic surgery at the Indiana University Medical School Fort Wayne Center for Medical Education.