Kara Wada

Kara Wada, MD

  • Allergy & Immunology

Appointments: (614) 366-3687

Specialties and Conditions I Treat

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Allergy and Immunology
  • Hypersensitivity

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

University of Illinois College of Medicine


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


74 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 5
  • Listens Carefully 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.5
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

10 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jan 31, 2018

Comfortable, staff me feel special.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2018

I feel fortunate to be referred to Dr. Wada. She was very knowledgeable and professional. I look forward to her being my allergy specialist.

Reviewed on Jan 06, 2018

Dr. Wada took over for Dr. Calhoun and was great. her bedside manner is excellent and I left with much more information than in the past.

Reviewed on Nov 16, 2017

Dr. Wada is wonderful! She has gone above & beyond what I would have considered excellent care.

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2017

Dr. Wada was excellent! This was my first time seeing her and I will continue seeing her. She was very helpful with my health care needs.

Reviewed on Nov 09, 2017

Very friendly, seemed concerned about me.

Reviewed on Nov 05, 2017

Dr. Wada was very knowledgeable, thorough, respectful & kind. I referred her to other co-workers who are being seen by another allergist.

Reviewed on Nov 04, 2017

So helpful! Good/great use of MyChart app.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2017

Dr. Wada was very caring & helpful. I mentioned to her that my husband had recently passed away & she was very caring about that.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2017

Dr. Wada is amazing. I'd refer the Pope to her. She took significantly longer than any other doctor I've seen, during my appointment, listening to my health history, concerns and goals. She provided helpful information, and clear instruction for follow-up.

Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/28/2017, Dr. Wada has reported no financial relationships with medical device, research and/or drug companies.