Kara E. Chidester, M.D.

Upper Arlington Preventative Primary Care


Specialty

Family Medicine

Accepting New Patients

Yes

Gender

Female

Languages Spoken

English

Practicing Since

2007

About


My family and I love spending time at Disney World and Lake Erie. My favorite ways to exercise are yoga and walking. I also enjoy kayaking and paddle boarding in the summer.

Other Information


Areas of Interest

  • Preventative Medicine
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Pediatrics
  • Women's Health

Hospital Admitting Privileges

Dublin Methodist, Riverside Methodist, Grant Methodist

Internships

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Residency

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Titles, Recognitions, Honors, & Awards

NCQA Recognition for Excellence in Diabetes Care

Associations & Organizations

American Academy of Family Practice

Medical School

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

Insurances Accepted


  • Aetna

  • Aetna Medicare (COPC Senior Care Advantage Participant)

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Cigna

  • Coventry-First Health

  • HealthReach PPO & Preferred

  • HealthSmart

  • Humana Commercial

  • Humana Medicare (COPC Senior Care Advantage Participant)

  • Medical Mutual of Ohio (MMO)

  • Medicare

  • MediGold (COPC Senior Care Advantage Participant)

  • Meritain

  • MMO OhioHealth HMO

  • Mt. Carmel Health Partners Trinity Health Plan

  • Multiplan

  • Ohio Health Choice (OHCP)

  • Optima Health aka HealthReach Optima Health Plan

  • OSU Health Plans

  • PHCS

  • PPO Connect

  • Railroad Medicare

  • Tricare Standard

  • Trinity health plan administered by Aetna

  • UHC Medicare Advantage

  • UMWA

  • UnitedHealthcare

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Kara E. Chidester, M.D.

Upper Arlington Preventative Primary Care


Gender

Female

Specialty

Family Medicine

Medical School

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

Practicing Since

2007

Languages Spoken

English

Hospital Admitting Privileges

Dublin Methodist, Riverside Methodist, Grant Methodist

Accepting New Patients

Yes

Internships

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Residency

Riverside Methodist Hospital

Titles, Recognitions, Honors, & Awards
NCQA Recognition for Excellence in Diabetes Care

Associations & Organizations
American Academy of Family Practice