Kara Wada

Kara Wada, MD

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 366-3687

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Otolaryngology
  • Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
  • Eczema
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Food Hypersensitivity
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Immune System Diseases
  • Angioedema
  • Urticaria
  • Skin Diseases
  • Dermatitis, Atopic
  • Immunologic Tests
  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Immunotherapy

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014


Allergy / Immunology
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
7/1/2014 - 7/31/2016

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My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine


124 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.6
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

30 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2018

Dr. is very approachable.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2018

Dr. Wada is very patient and thorough.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2018

Awesome - time was taken to explain possible outcomes. Very positive experience from start to finish.

Reviewed on Jul 06, 2018

Very helpful and tentative to my concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 04, 2018

Dr Wada spent a good amount of time with me to be sure to address my concerns and the concerns of the referring doctor. She took numerous notes.

Reviewed on Jul 03, 2018

Dr. Wada is wonderful! I appreciate how well she listens and the time she takes to listen & respond. Her expertise is clear and reassuring.

Reviewed on Jul 02, 2018

Dr. Wada is great. She asks a lot of questions, answers mine and seems very concerned for getting to the root of my problem.

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2018

Dr. Wada was superior in every way possible & VERY caring.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2018

Dr. Wada was very good about explaining some med questions to me. She was very responsive in answering my emails, too. I just LOVE her!!!

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2018

Dr Wada is extremely thorough and always scribes the entire visit and I find this most helpful as one cannot remember everything. I often look back on the notes as a reference.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Wada has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office at 614-293-8000.

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