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Kara Ann Fister, DO

Department/Specialty

Neurology
Neurorehabilitation
Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disorders

Faculty Rank

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Clinic Information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000
or 1-800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical Interests

Aphasia
Behavioral Neurology
Botox® (Botulinum Toxin) Treatment
Cerebral Palsy
Disorders of Consciousness
Neurological Rehabilitation
Spasticity Management
Sports Concussion
Stroke
Traumatic Brain Injury

Education

Degree

Pikeville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pikeville, Ky.

Residency

Neurology, University of Kentucky, Lexington

Fellowship

Neurological Recovery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis

Certifications or Special Training

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology

Additional Information

Other Interests

Kara Ann Fister, DO completed medical school at Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine. During her residency training at UK, Dr. Fister gained expertise in neurology and served as neurology chief resident. She completed a fellowship in neurological recovery with an emphasis on stroke and brain injury recovery at Washington University in St. Louis.

Dr. Fister currently serves as an assistant professor with appointments in the Department of Neurology as well as the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.