Dr. Katherine Shearer, MD

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Dr. Katherine Shearer, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Boston, MA and has over 9 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine medical school in 2012. She is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shearer to book an appointment.

Dr. Shearer

Longwood Pediatrics

319 Longwood Ave Boston, MA 02115
Accepting new patients

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Care Philosophy

" I aspire to provide exceptional care to all of my patients within an accepting and nurturing environment. Building relationships with families based on trust and respect is a foundation of my practice. I believe in..."

- Dr. Katherine Shearer, MD

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Dr. Shearer's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bursitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cold Sore
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysentery
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heartburn
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hydrocele
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Intertrigo
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overweight
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Diseases
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Polyuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Scabies
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Stye
  • Swimmer's Ear
  • Swine Flu
  • Tension Headache
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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She’s very nice, talks with my child about her symptoms as much as she does with me, has really gained my daughter’s trust.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

 I aspire to provide exceptional care to all of my patients within an accepting and nurturing environment. Building relationships with families based...Read more

Biography

Dr. Katherine Shearer attended Boston College for her undergraduate education majoring in Biology and taking part in the Honors Program. She attended the...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Education

2015
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Residency Hospital
2012
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Medical School
2007
Boston College
Undergraduate School

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Is Dr. Katherine Shearer, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Katherine Shearer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Shearer frequently treats Immunization Administration, Speech, Language and Learning Disorders, and Acute Upper Respiratory Infection. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Shearer treats.

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Dr. Shearer's office is located at 319 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Longwood Pediatrics

Boston Children's Primary Care Alliance319 Longwood Ave Boston, MA 02115
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Boston Children's Hospital

Boston, MA