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Dr. Karla O'Dell, MD

Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

Los Angeles, CA

About Dr. Karla O'Dell

Dr. Karla O'Dell attended medical school at the Keck School of Medicine of USC where she was awarded Dean's Recognition and membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Dr. O'Dell stayed at the Keck School to complete her residency training in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. She went on to a fellowship in Laryngology at Oregon Health Sciences University specializing in voice, airway and swallowing disorders. She has authored several papers and book chapters. Dr. O'Dell treats all diseases of the ears, nose and throat and specializes in laryngeal and voice disorders. Her clinical interests include voice disorders in professional and non-professional voice users, swallowing disorders, including endoscopic Zenker's diverticulectomy and cricpharyngeal myotomy, open and endoscopic treatments of upper airway disorders and in-office laser procedures.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Verdugo Hills Hospital
  • Keck Hospital of USC
  • USC Norris Cancer Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Otolaryngology

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Southern California, Doctor of Medicine
  • Los Angeles County+University of Southern California Medical Center, Residency in Otolaryngology
  • Los Angeles County+University of Southern California Medical Center, Internship in Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
  • Oregon Health & Science University, Fellowship in Laryngology

Awards and publications

  • Dr. O'Dell was awarded Dean's Recognition and membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.

Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1861733602

Dr. Karla O'Dell's office locations

Keck Medicine of USC - Otolaryngology

Keck Medicine of USC - Los Angeles, Flower St

830 S Flower St, Ste B100

Los Angeles, CA 90017

Keck Medicine of USC - Otolaryngology

Keck Medicine of USC - Health Sciences Campus

1450 San Pablo St, Ste 5100

Los Angeles, CA 90033

Keck Medicine of USC - Otolaryngology

Keck Medicine of USC - La Cañada Flintridge

1370 Foothill Blvd, #100

La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011

Keck Medicine of USC - Otolaryngology

Keck Medicine of USC - Glendale

800 S Central Ave, #204

Glendale, CA 91204

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