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Karen G. Nead, M.D.

Primary Care

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 654-5432

Office: (585) 654-5432

Fax: (585) 288-7871

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Biography

Dr. Nead received her medical degree from the University of Rochester Medical School. She then completed her residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and a fellowship in Pediatrics at the University of Rochester. She worked in Connecticut for three years, before returning to Rochester to work at Culver Medical Group.

She is an Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Physicians.

Dr. Nead enjoys caring for multiple generations of family members. Her primary medical interests include preventive health care, pediatric obesity, nutrition education, and complementary medicine. Outside of work, she enjoys running, hiking, biking and spending time with her family

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Education

1987-0
| University of East Anglia

1997
MD | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent
Medicine

1992
BA | Middlebury College
Mathematics

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998
Internship in at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/1998 - 06/30/2001
Residency in at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/09/2001 - 06/30/2003
Fellowship in Pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2012 - 2014
Lawrence A. Kohn Senior Teaching Fellow
Location: Department of Medicine, University of Rochester

2004
Howard A. Pearson, MD Teaching Award
Location: Department of Pediatrics, Yale University

1992
BA, Cum Laude
Location: Middlebury College

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Publications

Journal Articles

7/2004
Nead KG, Halterman JS, Kaczorowski JM, Auinger P, Weitzman M. "Overweight children and adolescents: a risk group for iron deficiency." Pediatrics.. 2004 Jul 0; 114(1):104-8.

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