Kara Roche, MPAS, PA-C, earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from Youngstown State University, graduating magna cum laude. Kara went on to earn her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from Ohio Dominican University in 2016. Kara is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
After completing her academic training, Kara pursued a career in dermatology and joined the Dermatologists of Greater Columbus in January of 2017. She currently practices at both the Upper Arlington and Dublin locations. Kara’s unique position allows her to provide medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatological care for patients of all ages. She has special interests in surgical dermatology and enjoys assisting Dr. Kirkland in the surgical treatment of skin malignancies as well as treating her own patients with a variety of skin conditions. Kara is committed to building ongoing relationships with her patients, offering the utmost care and compassion.
Kara is also an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a Diplomate of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and playing volleyball.