Phoenix, Arizona


Karle.William@mayo.edu Clinical Profile


William (Will) E. Karle, M.D., is committed to researching disorders involving the larynx. This research encompasses problems with patients' voices, swallowing and breathing. His main focus is on clinical research with direct patient application.

Focus areas

  • Laryngeal cancer
  • Voice disorders
  • Pharyngeal and upper esophageal dysphagia
  • Airway reconstruction
  • Spasmodic dysphonia

Significance to patient care

Dr. Karle's research in laryngology is aimed at increasing the survival and improving the quality of life for patients with disorders of the larynx.


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Primary Appointment

  1. Senior Associate Consultant, Division of Laryngology, Department of Otorhinolaryngology

Academic Rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology


  1. Fellowship - Laryngology Oregon Health Sciences University
  2. Residency - Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
  3. MD - With distinction in research and head and neck surgery Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  4. BS - Cell and Developmental Biology University of Rochester

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