Kara Wada

Kara Wada, MD

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Physician

Accepting new patients

4.9 out of 5
  • 139 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 62 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept


About Me

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2018, 2019

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Angioedema
  • Food Hypersensitivity
  • Urticaria
  • Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
  • Skin Diseases
  • Conjunctivitis, Allergic
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Dermatitis, Atopic
  • Immune System Diseases
  • Immunologic Tests
  • Insect Bites and Stings
  • Asthma
  • Otolaryngology
  • Sinusitis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Spirometry
  • Skin Tests
  • Drug Hypersensitivity
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Immunotherapy

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

University of Illinois College of Medicine - Urbana, Urbana, IL
8/21/2006 - 5/9/2010


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

6/17/2010 - 6/30/2011


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014


Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH

7/1/2014 - 7/31/2016

Board Certifications

American Board of Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Pediatrics

American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic Information

My Department

Internal Medicine

My Division

Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine


The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

139 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.9 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.9 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.9 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.6 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.9 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.9 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Jun 15, 2021

    All good.

  • Reviewed on Jun 03, 2021

    Dr. Wada always listens to my concerns and questions. She will give me answers but wants to hear what I think.

  • Reviewed on May 20, 2021

    Dr. Wada is awesome. She is very thoughtful & attentive to my concerns. Goes above & beyond to treat my condition. She has vast knowledge which enables her to think outside the box for possible causes, diagnosis, symptoms & treatments.

  • Reviewed on May 18, 2021

    Dr. Wada ALWAYS provides excellent care.

  • Reviewed on May 04, 2021

    Kara Wada was wonderful - she helped me understand the test, my results and was friendly & professional.

  • Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

    Would have appreciated feedback about my bloodwork.

  • Reviewed on Apr 26, 2021

    Dr. Wada always takes her time to listen to my issues/concerns. I appreciate that.

  • Reviewed on Apr 23, 2021

    Listened to my concerns and answered questions thoroughly. Made practical suggestions for dealing with my allergies.

  • Reviewed on Apr 22, 2021

    Dr. Wada is excellent. She listens and cares about her patients.

  • Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

    Dr. Wada is well versed in food allergies & provided additional information to help get my body as healthy as possible. Thank you!

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/01/2020, 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.

  • Pediatrics Board Review