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Crystal Run Healthcare Physician, Robin Karpfen, MD, FACOG, to Receive 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award from Orange Regional Medical Center


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Middletown, N.Y. – April 17, 2017 – Crystal Run Healthcare is proud to announce Robin Karpfen, MD, FACOG, as the recipient of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award from Orange Regional Medical Center. Dr. Karpfen will be honored with this prestigious award by the Orange Regional Medical Center’s Board of Directors during a dinner to be held on Friday, April 28th at the West Hills Country Club.


The Lifetime Achievement award is given to physicians who have continually improved the level of patient care, whose professional body of work has served to elevate their profession and who, through personal example, have earned the respect of their peers and the community.


Dr. Karpfen is a board certified Obstetrician & Gynecologist. She received her Medical Degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo in Buffalo, NY and completed her Residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at St. Luke’s/Roosevelt Hospital in New York, NY.  Dr. Karpfen started practicing in the area in 1985 before joining Crystal Run Healthcare in 2002. Dr. Karpfen currently serves as the Medical Director of Women’s Health at Crystal Run Healthcare, as well as the Executive Director of Crystal Run Ambulatory Surgery Center. She is a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a member of the Ambulatory Surgical Center Association (ASCA), and a Medical Expert for the Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC) for the New York State Department of Health.


“Dr. Karpfen has been providing high-quality care to women within our community for over thirty years.  Not only has she been instrumental in expanding access to women’s health services throughout Orange County, but she has greatly contributed to transforming the health of our community.  We are beyond thrilled to congratulate her on this well-deserved recognition,” said Michelle A. Koury, MD, Chief Operating Officer at Crystal Run Healthcare.