Raleigh Office

(919) 872-0250

Garner Office

(919) 779-6423

After Hours

(919) 831-5394

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

RP Raleigh 029

Dr. Kartheiser grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota and received her B.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, P.A. in July, 1989. She and her husband, Dr. Thomas Schaaf, have one son, T.J. and enjoy outdoor activities, bicycling and family time.

What's New?
We are currently scheduling Flu Vaccine Clinic Appointments in both locations.   We are administering preservative free injectable flu vaccine this year.  (flu shots) There are several options for flu clinic appointments through the month of October, including weekday and weekend availability. * read more
This announcement is for existing Raleigh Pediatrics patients who are currently enrolled in NC Medicaid and NC Healthchoice. (**Updated 9/4/2019) Raleigh Pediatrics is participating with two of the new Medicaid Managed Care plans: WellCare of North Carolina and United Healthcare Community Pl read more
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