Dr. Karns is committed to providing compassionate care, expertise, and innovation in the care of sports related injuries and orthopedic problems to patients in Cleveland, Ohio and beyond. His mission is academic and clinical excellence in orthopedic sports medicine. Important to this mission is positive collaboration with colleagues in all areas of health care, as well as with patients in our patient-centered care model. As such, he seeks to always include patients in the shared decision making process and recommend treatments he would choose for his family and friends.


From Pee-Wees to Pros, we strive to get people back to their game

Arthroscopy Procedures

Sport Injury Services

Health Systems Support