Karla R. Hauersperger, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Karla R. Hauersperger, MD, is an attending physician in Emergency Medicine at Nationwide Children's Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Her primary clinical activities include the off-site Urgent Care Centers. Her academic interests include pediatric airway management, recognition and management of respiratory distress in children, recognition and management of shock in children, orthopedic and burn trauma.


Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 10/01/1998

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 09/30/1998
Fellowship Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Date Completed: 08/31/1995
Residency Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/1995
Internship Nationwide Children's Hospital Date Completed: 06/30/1992
Medical School University of North Carolina Date Completed: 05/01/1991
Professional Experience

1995 - Present Nationwide Children's Hospital Emergency Department and Urgent Care, Attending Physician

1994 - 1995 Nationwide Children's Hospital, Pediatric Chief Resident