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Karl Janich, MD

Karl Janich, MD

Karl Janich, MD

Neurosurgery Resident, Class of 2022


  • Neurosurgery


MD, University of Texas School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX, 2015
BS, Engineering, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA, 2007


Karl grew up in Los Angeles, CA. He attended Harvey Mudd College, where he received a degree in Engineering and obtained significant work experience with analog, digital, and RF design. He then moved to McAllen, TX, where he taught math and science at the middle school and high school level.

After his teaching experience, he became a paramedic and served the Rio Grande Valley as an emergency responder until matriculating to medical school at the University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio, where he graduated with Honors.

He is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, AANS, and CNS. He now lives in Milwaukee with his wife and daughter, and is a resident with the Neurosurgery Department of the Medical College of Wisconsin.

His interest in neurosurgery includes brain tumors, vascular surgery, and pediatrics.

Honors and Awards

MD with Honors, 2015
AOA Induction, 2014

Research Interests

  • Aquaporins in Spinal Cord Injury
  • Neuroradiology

Posters & Presentations

Potential Micro-RNA Regulation of Water Homeostasis in Spinal Cord Injury
Presented: May, 2014 at the American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting