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Kara F Sheinart, MD Email Kara Sheinart

Neurology
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    • Position
    • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Neurology
    • Specialty
    • Neurology
    • Languages
    • Spanish
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West

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Kara F. Sheinart MD is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Neurology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 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 Mount Sinai Hospital and serves as an attending physician on the stroke service.

Dr. Sheinart offers telemedicine appointments when appropriate.  Please call her office to schedule a video visit.

 

Clinical Focus

Education

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

Residency, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital

Residency, Neurology
Mount Sinai Hospital

Fellowship, Cerebrovascular Disease
Mount Sinai Hospital

Languages

Spanish, English