Iowa Specialty Hospital

Karn Johansen, PA-C

Karn Johansen, PA-C
Specialties & Services
Primary Clinic
Clarion Clinic
215 13th Avenue SW
Clarion, IA 50525

Karn Johansen, PA-C - Practice Information

Joined Iowa Specialty Hospital

June 2011

Medical Interests

Assists Dr. Ahrendsen's practice, especially in the areas of Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and Autism, sees patients for initial assessment and follow-ups, including Test of Variables of Attention (TOVA) testing, medication refills, and lab work

Education & Professional Certification


MAPS Provider since 2012 (Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs); Board Certified Primary Care by NCCPA since 1994


College of Medicine, Physician Associate Program - University of Oklahoma


Primary Pediatric Psychopharmacology - 2018

Professional Societies

Governor Appointed to Iowa Autism Committee 2009-2011

Professional & Personal Interests

Leadership Roles

Started a support group for parents with children who had been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Grew up in Wisconsin, enjoys spending time with her children, taking guitar lessons with her daughter, yoga, walking with friends, and visiting family

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