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Kara F Sheinart, MD Email Kara Sheinart

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    • Position
    • Specialty
    • Neurology
    • Languages
    • English
    • Spanish
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Phone
    • Neurology Faculty Practice Associates 212-241-7076

Kara F. Sheinart MD is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and an Attending Physician in the Mount Sinai Stroke Center. Dr. Sheinart received a BA in Natural Sciences from the Johns Hopkins University and an MD from the SUNY Downstate School of Medicine. She completed an internship in Internal Medicine, a residency in Neurology and a fellowship in Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease at the Mount Sinai Medical Center before joining the faculty in 1995, where she also pursued graduate studies in Public Health.

Dr. Sheinart's interests include prevention of recurrent stroke, stroke epidemiology and clinical trials. Dr. Sheinart sees patients with ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke and transient ischemic attacks, as well as general neurology patients. She has an active clinical practice at the Neurology Faculty Practice Associates of the Mount Sinai Medical Center and serves as an Attending Physician on the Stroke Service.


Clinical Focus


MD, S.U.N.Y., Health Science Center

Residency, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital

Residency, Neurology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Cerebrovascular Dis.
Mount Sinai Hospital


English, Spanish