Locations

Dermatology and Skin Surgery Center
1020 Hitt St
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-882-4800

Other Phone Numbers:

Phone: 573-882-4800

Fax: 573-884-0723

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Women's and Children's Hospital
404 N Keene St
Columbia, MO

Phone: 573-882-6921

Other Phone Numbers:

Phone: 573-875-9000

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1. Dermatology and Skin Surgery Center

1020 Hitt St
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-882-4800
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: 573-882-4800
Fax: 573-884-0723
View Details
Get Directions

2. Women's and Children's Hospital

404 N Keene St
Columbia, MO
Phone: 573-882-6921
Other Phone Numbers:
Phone: 573-875-9000
View Details
Get Directions

Profile

Gender

Female

Education & Training

Medical School

University of Missouri School of Medicine

Internship

University of Missouri Health Care

Residency

University of Missouri Health Care

Fellowship

Medical College of Wisconsin

Board Certification

American Board of Derm - Pediatric Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology

Insurances

MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

In the News

Kari Martin, MD, discusses teledermatology on KRCG

Academic Profile

Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Residency Program Director

Research Interests

  • Vascular anomalies
  • Parental education efficacy and its relation to clinical outcomes
  • Tanning behaviors and their modification
  • Inflammatory skin disease including psoriasis, atopic dermatitis and allergic contact dermatitis

Areas of Expertise

  • General pediatric dermatology: acne, eczema, psoriasis, warts, molluscum
  • Pediatric dermatology surgery: moles, benign and malignant tumors, cysts
  • Birthmarks both vascular and pigmented
  • Laser treatments in children and adults (pulsed dye laser for vascular conditions)
  • Allergic contact dermatitis

Awards & Honors

  • 2017:Association of American Medical Colleges Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar, selected participant
  • 2017: Women in Medicine and Medical Sciences (WIMMS) travel award recipient for the AAMC Early Career Women Faculty Development Seminar
  • 2016-2017: American Academy of Dermatology, Academic Dermatology Leadership Program (ADLP), selected participant
  • 2014: University of Missouri School of Medicine Curriculum Board’s Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award
  • 2013: American Academy of Dermatology Leadership Forum, selected participant

Publications

  • Vale SM, Koenig K, Ailor SK, Martin KL.  Knowledge of dermatologic abbreviations: A survey of patients and physicians who are not dermatologists.  J Am Acad.  76(2): 362-4.  Feb 2017.
  • Williams A, Snitzer L, Martin KL.  An unusual case of incontinentia pigmenti presenting with papules and plaques.  Clin Pediatr Dermatol.  2:2.  2016.
  • Allmon A, Deane K, Martin KL.  Common skin rashes in children.  Am Fam Physician.  1;92(3):211-6.  Aug 2015.
  • Martin KL, Arvedson J, Drolet B, Siegel S, Chun R.  Risk of dysphagia and speech and language delay in PHACE syndrome.  Pediatr Dermatol.  32(1):64-9.  2015.
  • Martin KL, Lyon V, Chiu Y, Holland K.  An unusual cluster of circumscribed juvenile pityriasis rubra pilaris cases.  Pediatr Dermatol. 31(2):138-45.  Mar-Apr 2014.
  • Kwon EM, Basel D, Seigel D, Martin KL.  A review of next-generation genetic testing for the dermatologist.  Pediatr Dermatol. 30(4):401-8, July-Aug 2013.
  • Drolet BA, Frommelt PC, Chamlin SL, et al.  Initiation and use of propranolol for infantile hemangioma: report of a consensus conference.  Pediatrics.  131(1):128-40.  Jan 2013.
  • Martin KL, Blei F, Chamlin SL, et al.  Propranolol treatment of infantile hemangiomas: anticipatory guidance for parents and caretakers.  Pediatr Dermatol.  30(1):155-9. Jan-Feb  2013
  • Edison K, Chance L, Martin KL, Braudis K, Whited JD.  Users and nonusers of university-based dermatology services following a teledermatology encounter: a retrospective descriptive analysis.  Telemedicine and e-Health. 17(1):14-8 1 Jan 2011.

Book Chapters

  • Martin KL.  “Diseases of the neonate.” Chapter 666 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Cutaneous defects.” Chapter 667 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Ectodermal dysplasias.” Chapter 668 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Vascular disorders.” Chapter 669 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Cutaneous nevi.” Chapter 670 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of keratinization.” Chapter 677 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of the sweat glands.” Chapter 681 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of the hair.” Chapter 682 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of the nails.” Chapter 683 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Tumors of the skin.” Chapter 690 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 21st ed.  Elsevier.  2017.
  • Fernandez, KF and Martin KL.  “Vasculitis.” Chapter 14 in: Sauer’s Manual of Skin Diseases, 11th ed.  Wolters Kluwer.  2017.
  • Martin KL.  “Diseases of the neonate.” Chapter 639 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Cutaneous defects.” Chapter 640 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Ectodermal dysplasias.” Chapter 641 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Vascular disorders.” Chapter 642 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Cutaneous nevi.” Chapter 643 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of keratinization.” Chapter 650 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of the sweat glands.” Chapter 653 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of the hair.” Chapter 654 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Disorders of the nails.” Chapter 655 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Martin KL.  “Tumors of the skin.” Chapter 662 in: Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed.  Elsevier.  2015.
  • Siegel D, Martin KL, Hand JL.  “Selected hereditary diseases.”  Chapter 29 in: Neonatal and Infant Dermatology, 3rd ed.  Elsevier.  2015.