Dr. Kara Kimberly, MD

Dr. Kara Kimberly, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Dr. Kara Kimberly, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Altoona, PA and has been practicing for 8 years. She graduated from J C Edwards Sch Med Marshall U in 2010 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

3341 Beale Ave

Altoona, PA 16601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Top Care Areas

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Ear Tube Placement
very high
more than 91% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ear Disorders
more than 89% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kimberly does not have any board certifications listed.

54  Conditions Treated


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27  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • J C Edwards Sch Med Marshall U
    Medical School | Graduated 2010

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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I think she's an good surgeon, but isnt so great 1 on 1. She starts heading to the door before giving you a chance to ask questions. I also waited over a week to get a call back about post op symptoms. The last time we saw her she was more communicative, though she kept looking at her watch. The...more
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