Kara Shay, MD Medical Services: Internal Medicine Specialties: PRIMARY CAREInternal Medicine Languages: English 4.9 out of 5 stars 280 74 Find Another Doctor Schedule A Visit Ratings & Reviews Patient Reviews 4.9 out of 5 stars (280 Ratings, 74 Comments) Oct 4, 2019 Dr Shay is amazing, attentive and very thorough. I trust her explicitly! Oct 2, 2019 Overall staff is always very pleasant and helpful. Sep 29, 2019 Dr. Shay and Michelle are fantastic. The receptionist was courteous as usual. Sep 24, 2019 Dr. Shay is very caring, she doesn't rush in or out and answers all of our questions. Sep 24, 2019 Dr. Shay & *Michelle are great and always answer my questions/concerns. Sep 16, 2019 Dr. Shay is the ideal Primary Care Physician. She listens thoughtfully to my concerns and she is always helpful. I am confident that I am receiving the best care possible. Sep 15, 2019 I completely trust Dr Shay with all medical questions and conditions I have Sep 13, 2019 I'm very pleased with Dr. Kara Shay. She knows & understands me very well & has helped me greatly. She has been my primary care physician for over 8 years. Sep 2, 2019 This was the first time I saw Dr.Shay. She listened intently to my concerns, and I'm certain she will endeavor to help with finding the best result to my health problem at this time. Sep 1, 2019 perhaps a little less repetitive information. doctor spent quite a bit of time with me, which I thought was great. Aug 26, 2019 she couldn't make eye contact Aug 26, 2019 Always confidant that when I see her for my annual exam or other health issues, she listens to me, explains her observations and then explains what she will be ordering for me, and why. Aug 25, 2019 This was my initial visit. Dr. Shay is now my Dr. I think she is an awesome. Aug 22, 2019 very happy with Dr. Shay and her staff. Aug 9, 2019 Very thorough. Very caring. Jul 29, 2019 Our provider, Dr. Kara Shay,is great. Jul 28, 2019 I Respect Dr. Shay's knowledge and her honesty with you. easy to talk to. Jul 28, 2019 Dr. Shay has always been a very good listener and has provided the help I need with medical issues. Jul 21, 2019 Always a pleasure seeing Dr Shay. Highly recommend! Jul 12, 2019 Dr. Shay is the best pc I have ever had. She and her staff are excellent. Jul 9, 2019 My doctor and the staff are excellent. Jul 9, 2019 Excellent care. Highly skilled, professional, kind, very compassionate! Jul 5, 2019 Excellent!!!! Jun 30, 2019 happy with Dr. Shay and her assistant. Jun 23, 2019 Kara is an excellent caring physician! Jun 15, 2019 provider good; staff good Jun 14, 2019 I was amazed to have my lab results and an email from Dr Shay on the same day they were drawn! Jun 13, 2019 I have used the messaging option in MyChart, and she & her team have been very responsive in answering my questions. Jun 13, 2019 Just getting in there on time, but they do pretty good. May 28, 2019 Dr. Shay is always attentive and thorough in her examinations. May 26, 2019 I am very pleased that Dr Shay is my primary physician and I trust her very much. she is a very nice and professional doctor. May 24, 2019 Very nice & easy to talk to. May 23, 2019 *Dr. Shay is a very good dr. May 17, 2019 Dr Shay is very professional and very knowledgeable about all aspects of my health and she is always on top of current health care options and gives great advice. Her nurse is always very friendly and helpful and it is nice that they both understand who I am and my health issues. May 15, 2019 I am extremely satisfied w/*Dr. Shay - Very patient and explained clearly. May 13, 2019 Dr. Shay is very professional; always listens and responds to my questions or concerns. I have recommended her to friends looking for a doctor. Apr 25, 2019 Very good doctor & staff. Apr 21, 2019 I am very happy with Dr. Shay as my new doctor. Apr 18, 2019 *Dr. Shay did a great job for a difficult situation considering the fact that she was not my regular doctor I really appreciated her professionalism & knowledge. Apr 15, 2019 She is an excellent Doctor. Apr 12, 2019 my Doctor is the very best Apr 1, 2019 The staff at this office is always professional, friendly and helpful Mar 31, 2019 Dr Shay is very knowledgeable and professional. Mar 31, 2019 Dr. Kara Shay is my pc & I would not change to any other pc for anything. She & her staff rate 5 stars +. Mar 31, 2019 Dr. Shay spent much time reassuring me about the topic of starting meds for high cholesterol. She listened to my concerns and the treatment plan reflected these concerns. Mar 31, 2019 Dr Shay is an outstanding family physician and I am extremely comfortable and confident in remaining under her care for the duration. Mar 16, 2019 Dr Shay did a great job! Thank you for listening & treating me with respect & kindness Mar 11, 2019 Dr. Kara Shay is consistently thoughtful and thorough as my healthcare quarterback. She has my complete confidence and I feel fortunate that she is my primary care physician. Mar 3, 2019 Dr. Shay is very easy to talk to and explains medical issues in an easy to understand way. Feb 25, 2019 (*Dr. Shay is excellent. She provided me with very good care. Feb 25, 2019 Felt a genuine concern to get my diabetes controlled Feb 25, 2019 Dr. Shay is the best primary care doctor I have ever had. I work for UC Health and still choose to see her even though a UC Health doctor would cost me less per visit. Feb 25, 2019 Dr. Shay is always thorough with exams. She is very patient, courteous, and always puts me at ease. Feb 25, 2019 Love Dr. Shay. Alway nice, caring, and explains clearly whatever questions I may have. Thanks Kara! Feb 24, 2019 Dr. Shay is very knowledgeable and does not rush the visits. She takes time to explain everything and ask if you have questions to make sure she doesn't miss anything. Feb 17, 2019 satisfied Feb 15, 2019 I love this doctor's office and *Dr. Shay. I wish when you are sick you can see your primary doctor. Feb 12, 2019 I think Dr. Shay is a good doctor. She always listens to my concerns and offers suggestions. I would recommend her to my friends and family. Feb 11, 2019 I truly believe my doctor and her staff care about my health and me in general. Not the assembly-line healthcare that is so common in today's world. I appreciate it. Feb 8, 2019 Excellent, thorough, informed. Feb 7, 2019 My wait was no problem - they worked me in for the doctor's schedule and the doctor took her time examining me and discussing what was wrong. Highly recommend this doctor, staff was top notch. Feb 3, 2019 very pleasant always answer questions promptly Feb 1, 2019 My provider is just fine. Jan 30, 2019 She is the best physician (St. Elizabeth) & have seen in the past 20 years. She is the most thorough, every time. Jan 25, 2019 Dr. Kara Shay is a wonderful, professional Doctor who takes time with her patients and goes over all your records along with Michelle her nurse assistant. She shows concern and always spends time with me. I never feel rushed. There are several other things I can say about her and Michelle and I respect both of them. Jan 21, 2019 was first visit. excellent communication and felt very good about my selection. previous physician retired Dec 24, 2018 Have recommended Dr. Shay to friends, she is very professional and always listens and responds to my questions, concerns. Dec 17, 2018 Dr. Shay takes the time to listen to my questions and answer them to my satisfaction. She always goes over my health issues with me and makes me feel very comfortable with her care. Dec 11, 2018 *Kara Shay is an excellent provider. She listens and communicates well, is knowledgeable and efficient. Nov 19, 2018 Dr Shay is always so attentive to my care and knows my medical history. Very good to know that when you need care you are getting the best! Nov 11, 2018 This was a well check up and it was nice to have time to talk with Dr. Shay. In the past, sick visits feel rushed. Dr. Shay is always very responsive via MChart, which is very convenient and appreciated! Nov 5, 2018 they provide outstanding service! Nov 4, 2018 Dr K Shay is a wonderful care provider - explains thing very well and always has thoughtful analysis of the questions I raise. She is the best! Oct 28, 2018 Dr Shay is the absolute best!!! Background Education Vanderbilt University School of Medicine - Medical School (Nashville, TN) U Ca San Diego Med Ctr - Residency (San Diego, CA) Veterans Affairs Health Care System - Fellowship (San Diego, CA) Credentials American Board of Internal Med (Internal Medicine) Locations Locations Crestview Hills Internal Medicine Get Directions Practice Type: Internal Medicine, Primary Care Address: 334 Thomas More Pkwy, Suite 200, Crestview Hills, KY 41017 Phone: (859) 341-0288 Fax: (859) 341-7482 Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Available to see patients ages 16 and over with any type of medical concern.