About

Kara Ann Kennedy completed medical school at Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine. During her residency training at UK, she 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.

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

Faculty Rank

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology

Training & Education

Degree

Pikeville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Pikeville, Ky.

Residency

Neurology, University of Kentucky

Fellowship

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

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology

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Ratings & Reviews

4.88 out of 5
12 Reviews

The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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    Dr. Kennedy is a very professional and compassionate provider. She is very thorough, engaged in care, and personable. I've never had a better experience with a doctor.

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    Kara Kennedy was amazing. She was very kind and knowledgeable. She made us feel very comfortable and explained her findings in a way we could understand.

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    I have already told many people what an excellent dr. she was. Definitely will recommend her!

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    The only thing I wish was change would be that the dr. would speak to the family without patient being present. Patient became upset hearing about behavior that he did not remember because of dementia.

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    Good
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      Dr. Kennedy seemed stressed and overwhelmed.
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      Yes, I really appreciate her very much.
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      Dr Kennedy was very caring and patient. She is also very knowledgeable and thorough. She is very involved with my wellbeing. I have a lot of confidence in her.
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      Dr. Kennedy is very inviting and effective. I really like her a lot. She's been very helpful.
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      *Dr. Kennedy provided excellent treatment.
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      No problem with anything. Very good!!!!
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      Excellent.