Karen Kartheiser, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Dr. Kartheiser grew up in St. Paul, MN and received her bachelor’s degree from the College of Saint Benedict. After graduating from the University of Minnesota School of Medicine, she completed her pediatric residency training at the University of North Carolina. During her training, she received awards for excellence in general pediatrics and as the outstanding pediatric resident at Wake Medical Center. Dr. Kartheiser joined Raleigh Pediatric Associates in July 1989. She and her husband, Dr. Thomas Schaaf, have one son, T.J., and enjoy outdoor activities, bicycling and family time.

Office Locations

Raleigh office

1921 Falls Valley Drive Raleigh, NC 27615
phone: (919) 872-0250

fax: (919) 848-3054

Office Hours

Mon-Fri*: 8:00am–5:15pm

Sat & Sun: 8:00am–11:00am

urgent matters by appt only

*Wednesdays, we begin seeing patients at 9:30am. Doors are locked from 12:55–1:45pm for lunch.

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Garner office

1405 Timber Drive East Garner, NC 27529
phone: (919) 779-6423

fax: (919) 662-2021

Office Hours

Mon-Fri*: 8:00am–5:15pm

Sat & Sun: 8:00am–11:00am

urgent matters by appt only

* Wednesdays, we begin seeing patients at 9:30am. Doors are locked from 12:55–1:45pm for lunch.

Request appt.