Karen Borchert, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Karen Borchert

Contact Info

borc0084@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-333-0774

Office Address:
Smiley's Family Medicine Clinic
2020 East 28th St
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Associate Program Director, University of Minnesota Medical Center Family Medicine Residency


MD, University of Minnesota

University of Minnesota Medical Center Family Medicine Residency

Summary

Karen Borchert, MD, is the Associate Program Director of the University of Minnesota Medical Center Family Medicine Residency. She is also a graduate of this program and joined the faculty in 2015. Dr. Borchert practices full-spectrum family medicine including obstetrics at Smiley’s Family Medicine Clinic in Minneapolis, MN. She is passionate about providing comprehensive reproductive health care, LGBTQ+ care including gender-affirming care, and improving patient and physician education.

Awards & Recognition

2020 Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine “Rising Star”

Professional Associations

American Academy of Family Physicians

Minnesota Academy of Family Physicians

American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology

Society of Family Planning

Research

Research Summary/Interests

Pregnancy of unknown location, early pregnancy failure, family planning, postpartum depression

Publications

Borchert K, Adam P. Which management option for first trimester miscarriage has the highest patient satisfaction: Expectant, Medical, or Surgical? Evidence Based Practice. Vol 21, no 7. July 2018

Clinical

Board Certifications

Family Medicine

Clinical Interests

Women’s health, transgender care, office-based gynecologic procedures, reproductive health, prenatal care, medication-assisted treatment, refugee and immigrant health.