Dr. Kara Schmidt, MD

Dr. Kara Schmidt, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Kara Schmidt, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from University of Kentucky in 2000 and specializes in pediatrics and pediatric rheumatology.

210 E Gray St Ste 1000

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 629-7702

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Schmidt's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatric Rheumatology and Pediatrics
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schmidt "In our practice we strive to support patients in achieving optimal health. Compassionate communication between pediatric and teen patients, parents and doctors is key."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

38  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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  • University of Kentucky
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Riley Hospital For Children
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Riley Hospital For Children
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Riley Hospital For Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • FAAP, Fellow Academy of Pediatrics, 2004
  • FACR, Fellow American College of Rheumatology, 2007
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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When my daughter got extremely ill and was hospitalized, dr Schmidt was one of the many doctors who treated her. She was very kind and extremely thorough, she explained everything to a tee!! She didn’t treat us like we should already know things or that we were stupid because we didn’t know some of...Read More
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She saved my daughter's life! My daughter has a very rare auto immune disease. We saw several Drs before before being referred to Dr. Schmidt and I'm forever thankful we found her. She was able to give a diagnosis a week or so after our first appointment. Then immediately scheduled for my daughter...Read More
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