Karyn Governale, MD


Karyn Governale, MD
Assistant Professor
Family Medicine at Springhill
4197 NW 86th Terrace, Suite 2201
Gainesville, FL 32606

Contact Information
Phone: (352) 265-9475
Fax: (352) 265-9476
Email: kgovernale@ufl.edu

Professional Biography

Dr. Karyn Governale attended the University of Maryland, College Park, where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry. She attended Tufts University School of Medicine and completed her residency at the Tufts University Family Medicine Residency program. She was very involved in teaching and was the academic chief resident during her final year in residency.

Dr. Governale practiced in Boston, Massachusetts and was very active in community outreach and medical student teaching. She also worked for Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio, where she was the teaching lead physician in her practice, before joining UF Health Family Medicine – Springhill.


Residency Tufts University
Middlesex County, MA
Family Medicine
MD Tufts University
Middlesex County, MA
BS University of Maryland, College Park
College Park, MD

Certifications and Professional Organizations

  • American Board of Family Practice (2007/2017)
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Florida Academy of Family Physicians

Honors and Awards

  • Tufts Alumni Scholarship
  • Dean’s Scholar for Biochemistry at the University of Maryland
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Clinical Interests

  • Preventive Health Care
  • Women’s Health
  • Sports Medicine