Kari A. Gillenwater M.D., M.P.H. Not accepting new patients

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Adolescent medicine, Asthma, Chronic disease management, Diet and nutrition, Preventive medicine, Primary care - pediatrics




Dr. Gillenwater is a board certified pediatrician and holds a Master's degree in Public Health. In addition to her work with the Harborview Foster Care Clinic, she serves patients at UW Neighborhood Kent / Des Moines Clinic.

She has extensive experience working with at-risk and foster care youth, as well as performing child welfare evaluations in emergency care.

Dr. Gillenwater particularly enjoys partnering with caregivers to provide the highest quality care for her patients.

Personal Interests

Dr. Gillenwater loves exploring new places, biking, hiking, cooking, playing card games and traveling with her husband and young daughter. 

Pediatric Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., Ground West Clinic Seattle, WA 98104


Acute illness and injury, Adolescent medicine, Behavioral healthcare, Breastfeeding support


Foster Care Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., Ground West Seattle, WA 98104


Behavioral healthcare, Mental health care, Primary care - pediatrics


UW Neighborhood Kent-Des Moines Clinic

23213 Pacific Highway S Kent, WA 98032


Acute illness and injury, Adolescent medicine, Behavioral healthcare, Children's care

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Residency, 2007, Pediatrics

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Internship, 2005, Pediatrics

Univ. of Texas - Galveston

Medical education, 2004

Tulane School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine

Master Public Health, 1998


Board Certifications
  • Pediatrics, 2007, American Board of Pediatrics