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Kari Uusinarkaus, MD

Location & Contact Information

Woodland Park Office
700 W. Hwy 24
Woodland Park, Colorado 80863

Phone: 719-522-1133


Board Certifications
American Board of Family Practice
Clinical Lipidology

Specialties
Family Practice

Education
Pacific Union College | Undergraduate | 1989
Loma Linda University School of Medicine | MD | 1994
University of Cincinnati / Franciscan Family Medicine | Residency | 1997

Experience
2001 - Present | Physician | Colorado Springs Health Partners
2011 - Present | Associate Medical Director - Adult Primary Care | Colorado Springs Health Partners
2007 - Present | Associate Medical Director - Health Management Dept. | Colorado Springs Health Partners
1997 - 2001 | Staff Physician | U. of Health Services, Professor of Family Medicine
1995 - 2001 | Clinician - Urgent Care | Group Health Associates

Professional Memberships
El Paso County Medical Society
Colorado Medical Society
American Academy of Family Physicians
National Lipid Association
CAFP

More about Dr. Uusinarkaus
Dr. Uusinarkaus is involved in medical education – he is an assistant professor of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado, Denver. He also has a passion for preventive cardiology, becoming certified in Clinical Lipidology the first year it was offered, in 2005. He has additional training as a specialist in the treatment of hypertension. He is currently a board member of the South West Lipid Association – a regional entity of the National Lipid Association. In addition, he maintains an active research interest, participating as a Principal Investigator in many clinical trials involving new treatments for common ailments and diseases. In his free time, he enjoys skiing, golfing, spending time with his family, and the many outdoor activities Colorado has to offer.

Publications
Hyperlipidemia-High Cholesterol
Clinical Lipidology