News and Events

  Top Rehabilitation Physician
     March 13, 2015

The Leading Physicains of the World selects doctor Karat as a Top Rehabilitation Physician in Brooklyn, NY


  Visit to major European scientific medical centers
     October 16, 2014
Doctor Alexander Karat visits major European scientific medical centers with the American Medical Association (AMA) program


  The Aesthetic Show 2014
     July 14, 2014
Doctor Alexander Karatchounov took part in The Aesthetic Show 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada, from July 10 to July 13, 2014


  Doctor Alexander Karatchounov completes
     a Comprehensive Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Review course

     March 31, 2014
Annual review course conducted by New York University School of Medicine keeps medical professionals up to date with recent advances in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and provides senior clinicians with hands-on training with new treatment options.


  Karat Medical Certified For Compliance with
     New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

     March 18, 2014
Certification officials gave the highest score to the Karat Medical. This puts the clinic on the list of the best New York medical facilities. Read more


  West Virginia Society of Interventional Pain Physicians Meeting
     March 10, 2014
Doctor Karat has been invited to took part in the meeting of the West Virginia Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (WVSIPP), June 19-22, 2014, in San Juan, Puerto Rico. http://wvsipp.com/education.html


  30th Anniversary Meeting of The American Academy of Pain Medicine
     March 6, 2014
Doctor Karat participated in the 30th Anniversary Meeting of The American Academy of Pain Medicine, held March 6-9, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. http://www.painmed.org/annualmeeting


  8th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain
     November 1, 2013
Dr. Alexander Karat attended the 8th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back & Pelvic Pain, which was held from 27 to 31 October 2013 in Dubai. View more


  'The Army Of One' article in the Forum Newspaper
     Sept.6, 2013
Forum Daily newspaper writes again about Doctor Karatchounov's community leadership in the 'The Army Of One' article


  'Stop Ecological Disaster' article in the Forum Newspaper
     July 4, 2013
   Doctor Karatchounov tells about the community efforts to keep Brighton Beach clean in the 'Stop Ecological Disaster' article

  Interview to the Forum newspaper
     June 18, 2013
   Alexandre Karatchounov describes his struggle to keep Karat Medical clinic from hostile takeover by a group of dishonest crooks. Read more...

  Interview to the Vecherny New York newspaper
     December 28, 2012
   Alexandre Karatchounov describes the Hurricane Sandy survival story in the interviews to Vecherny New York and Forum newspapers. Doctor tells about the events of hurricane, the devastation it caused to the clinic and his heroic efforts to save patient's medical records.

  Interview to Medical Office Magazine
     January 12, 2012
   Alexandre Karatchounov is interviewed by MedicalOffice magazine. Read his interview online. Doctor Karatchounov discusses his carrier decisions, professional achievments, Karat Medical clinic.

  Ballroom Dancing Match - USA vs Russia
     September 18, 2011
   Karat Medical, Brooklyn Dance of Sport Club, and Veteran Sports Association sponsor 'Ballroom Dancing Match - USA vs Russia'. View Youtube video.

  Soccer Tournament in memory of slain NYPD police officer
     July 24, 2011
   Karat Medical and Veteran Sports Association sponsor the 3rd annual Soccer Tournament in memory of slain NYPD police officer Russel Timoshenko. 23-year old Russel was killed in the line of duty while patrolling streets on New York. The proceeds of the soccer tournament go to support Russell's family.

  7th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain
     November 10, 2010
Doctor Karatchounov participates in 7th Interdisciplinary World Congress on Low Back and Pelvic Pain held in Los Angeles, CA.

  Doctor Zhi Liang Huo has joined Karat Medical
     September 24, 2010
Dr. Zhi Liang Huo, founder of the Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, joined our clinic. The world-renowned acupuncturist, author, teacher will be providing healthcare for Karat Medical patients. Dr. Huo’s application of ancient healing techniques proves nothing short of miraculous for patients who prefer alternative healing over traditional Western medicine.

  Cardiologist Doctor Igor Mamkin has joined Karat Medical
     September 12, 2010
Dr. Igor Mamkin joined Karat Medical. Dr. Mamkin is a cardiologist, affiliated with the New York Methodist Hospital and the New York Methodist-Cornell Heart Center, which is ranking among the top 20 hospitals nationwide for heart disease treatment. If admitted to the hospital, our patients will be able to continue their treatment with Dr. Mamkin.

  25th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine
     January 9, 2009
Doctor Karatchounov participates in 25th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine held in Honolulu, HI.