Karin E. Evan, M.D.

Dr. Evan is a board-certified otolaryngologist who received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and completed residency training there as well.  After training, she returned to her hometown of Minneapolis to join Ear, Nose & Throat Specialty Care of Minnesota.

Dr. Evan is a medical otolaryngologist; treating ear, nose and throat problems in both adults and children; including ear infections, hearing loss, nasal congestion, adenoid and tonsil disease and throat disorders.  Her area of expertise is in the medical treatment of nasal disorders and chronic sinusitis; having trained under Dr. David Kennedy, a pioneer in the field.  She values providing both care and education to her patients.

Outside of work, Dr. Evan enjoys walking with her husband and golden retriever, photography, gardening, and spending time at her remote cabin in northern Minnesota.

Medical School

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery


  • American Academy of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery

  • American Academy of Rhinology

Minnesota Monthly 2023 Top Doctors

Congratulations to our ENTSC Minnesota Monthly 2023 Top Doctors! Dr. Karin Evan, Dr. Nissim Khabie, and Dr. Benhoor Soumekh were all named Top Doctors in this year’s Minnesota Monthly Survey. Selected by their peers, and based on voting, thank you for the well-deserved recognition for these outstanding ENTSC Specialists!