Dr. Kara Lewis, MD

Dr. Kara Lewis, MD

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Pediatric Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
51 y/o
(4)

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Dr. Kara Lewis, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 26 years. She specializes in pediatric neurology and pediatrics.

PCH Neurology

1919 E Thomas Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85016
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CRS
  • Health Choice of Arizona
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mercy Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Phoenix Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lewis performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Headache
very high
more than 95% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Lewis's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Pediatrics

3  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

53  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Developmental Delay
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Pediatric Neurological Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spasticity
  • Spine Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center - Pediatrics
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Barrow Neurological Institute, Child Neurology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lewis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lewis' Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lewis to family and friends
4 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lewis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Didn't listen, made incorrect statements about my child's health, not up to date on current neurological conditions or treatments
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