Dr. Kara Shah, MD

Dr. Kara Shah, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Kara Shah, MD is a pediatric dermatology specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in pediatric dermatology and dermatology.Read her story

8250 Kenwood Crossing Way Ste 101

Cincinnati, OH 45236

Contact Information

(513) 745-5510

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Shah's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Skin Infections
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah treats Skin Infections more than 46% of her peers

Dr. Shah treats this condition more than 46% of her peers

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah performs Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer more than 23% of her peers

Dr. Shah performs this procedure more than 23% of her peers

Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Shah performs Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion more than 22% of her peers

Dr. Shah performs this procedure more than 22% of her peers

Dr. Shah's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acne
Actinic Keratosis
Alopecia Areata
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Atypical Mole
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Tumor
Biopsy
Birthmark
Boil
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cryotherapy for Warts
Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Cyst
Dermatitis
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excessive Sweating
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Folliculitis
Fungal Infections
Granuloma of Skin
Hair Loss
Hemangioma
Hidradenitis Suppurativa
Impetigo
Intertrigo
Melanoma
Mole Removal
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Morphea
Nail Diseases
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Pityriasis Alba
Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris
Plantar Wart
Port Wine Stain
Psoriasis
Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
Rash
Ringworm
Rosacea
Sebaceous Cysts
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Seborrheic Keratosis
Second-Degree Burns
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Infections
Skin Lesion Removal
Skin Surgery
Skin Tag Removal
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Telogen Effluvium
Tinea Versicolor
Ulcer
Viral Exanthem
Vitiligo
Wart Removal
Warts

About Me

Dr. Shah and the staff of Kenwood Dermatology strive to provide personalized, compassionate care to her patients and their families. 

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Pediatrics

Education

2007
Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia
Fellowship Hospital
2006
Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
Residency Hospital
2003
Texas Children's Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Medical School
2007
2006
2003
2000

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Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Shah

3.4

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Not a good experience in any way. Receptionist was rude, doctor Shah was abrupt and brisk, not willing to clarify when asked questions. I was simply told id get paperwork to explain everything.
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My mother has dementia and had a cancerous growth on her nose - Dr. Shah and her staff were great in working with her! Very kind and caring - answered any questions we had - Highly recommended!
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DR Shah is wonderful! My Mom started to notice thinning hair condition and our primary doctor recommended Kenwood Dermatology. The office staff was very nice and professional during our visit. The Dr really took her time with my Mom and explained everything thoroughly to her. Thank u Dr!!
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Locations

Kenwood Dermatology

1
  • Call
  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO