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Michael Karkkainen, DO

General Surgery
Board-certified:
American Board of Osteopathic Surgery
Office:
3003 University Drive
Marinette, WI 54143
Status:
Active
Other specialties:
Laparoscopic Surgery
Vascular
Wound Care
Facilities:
Aurora Bay Area Medical Group Surgical Consultants
Organization:
Aurora Bay Area Medical Group
Medical school:
Michigan State University: Lansing, MI  
Internship:
Michigan State University Ingham Medical Center: Lansing, MI  
Residency:
Michigan Capital Medical Center  
Sex:
Male
Practice philosophy:

Dr. Karkkainen graduated in the top of his class at the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University. He then completed a residency in general surgery at the Michigan Capital Medical Center.

Dr. Karkkainen says the ability to achieve immediate results for patients is what he likes most about surgery. He has a special interest in minimally invasive surgery.

"My style of practice is very patient-centered," he explains. "I believe in treating the body as a whole."

Dr. Karkkainen was a four-year letter winner in college football and shares an interest in all sports with his wife, who is a special education teacher, and their three children.

Languages spoken:
English

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Bay Area Medical Center
3003 University Drive
Marinette, WI 54143
715.735.4200

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