Karen L Starr

Karen L Starr, MD

Division:
General Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Care
Department:
Medicine
Primary Location:
University Physicians JABA

Suite 3 

674 Hillsdale Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22901

Directions

Expertise

ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine;
Geriatric Medicine
Clinical Practice:
Geriatrics, Primary Care

About

Title:
Assistant Professor
Biography

As an internal medicine physician, Karen L. Starr, MD, specializes in geriatric medicine and palliative care. Dr. Starr is the medical director of University Physicians at JABA, the UVA geriatrics outpatient clinic at the Jefferson Area Board of Aging.

Dr. Starr's clinical interests include:

  • Assisted-living care
  • Geriatric consults
  • Home visits
  • Primary care
  • Nursing home

A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Dr. Starr completed her residency at UVA. She has practiced internal medicine and geriatrics in the Charlottesville area for more than 25 years.

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Starr enjoys riding a tandem bike with her husband, hiking with her children, and playing the violin.

Awards
  • UVA PX, 2021
  • Geriatric Recognition Award, 2020

Education

Primary:
UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
Residency:
University of Virginia