Dr. Kara Shah, MD

Dr. Kara Shah, MD

Pediatric Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Kara Shah, MD is a pediatric dermatology doctor who practices in Cincinnati, OH. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Read her story

8250 Kenwood Crossing Way Ste 101

Cincinnati, OH 45236

Contact Information

(513) 745-5510

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Shah

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Acne
normal
more than 76% of peers
Skin Infections
normal
more than 6% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
normal
more than 3% of peers

Dr. Shah'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Shah's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "Dr. Shah moved to Cincinnati in 2011. She was the Director of Pediatric Dermatology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital from 2021-2016. In 2016, she started her own practice, Kenwood Dermatology, in order to provide the highest level of service to her patients and their families."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shah "Dr. Shah and the staff of Kenwood Dermatology strive to provide personalized, compassionate care to her patients and their families. "
2

Specialties

  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Dermatology
3

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatric Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
38

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Atypical Mole
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Cyst
  • Dermatitis
  • Folliculitis
  • Hair Loss
  • Hemangioma
  • Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  • Impetigo
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Morphea
  • Nail Diseases
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Pityriasis Alba
  • Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris
  • Port Wine Stain
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Viral Exanthem
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts

More

Read More
17

Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Shah does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Shah and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Shah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shah to family and friends
3.3
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Shah's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Kara Shah, MD?
Are you Dr. Shah?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Shah

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Shah accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Shah has admitting privileges

Cincinnati Children's Hospital
3333 Burnet Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45229
View Hospital Profile
Dayton Children's Hospital
1 Childrens Plz
Dayton, OH 45404
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Dermatology
(580)
Procedural Dermatology
(13)
Dermatology
(13)
Pediatric Dermatology
(2)
Pediatric Dermatology
(4)
Dermatology
(4)