Karen Playforth joined UK HealthCare from St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital in New York, where she had been since 2001. During her time at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital, she completed a residency and fellowship and went on to work as an OB-GYN attending physician.
Prior to that, Playforth completed her undergraduate work at Wellesley College in Wellesley, Mass., and received her medical degree from the UK College of Medicine.
Faculty RankAssistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital, New York
St. Luke's Hospital, New York
Certifications and Special Training
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine
UK Good Samaritan Medical Office BuildingSuite 140,Fax 859-323-0790125 E. Maxwell St.
Lexington KY 40508Amenities:
Women’s Care of the Bluegrass
Frankfort Medical PavilionSuite 301,Fax279 King's Daughters Drive
Frankfort KY 40601Monday: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-3:00 pm (First & Third Wednesday of every month.)
Women’s Health of Winchester, PSC
UK HealthCare - WinchesterBuilding B, Suite 225,Fax225 Hospital Drive
Winchester KY 40391Wednesday: 9:00 am-3:00 pm (Open on the second and fourth Weds. of every month.)
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