Henry Ford neurologist, Kara Steijlen, MD

Kara L Steijlen, MD

medical group
4.9 / 5

Specialties: Neurology, Neuromuscular Medicine

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neuromuscular Medicine


  • Georgetown University Hospital, Medical, DC, 2011

Residencies & Internships

  • Mayo Clinic, Neurology, MN, 2015
  • Georgetown University Hospital, Preliminary Medicine, DC, 2012


  • Brigham and Womens Hospital, Neuromuscular/EMG, MA, 2016

About Me

Biographical Statement

Dr. Kara Steijlen is approved as a licensed telemedicine provider in both the states of Michigan and Florida.






Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
Henry Ford Medical Center - Bloomfield Twp
1961 S Telegraph Rd
Bloomfield Twp, MI 48302

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.9 out of 5
81 Ratings

To obtain patient ratings and comments, we partner with Press Ganey, an independent patient satisfaction company that works with more than 26,000 healthcare organizations to improve the patient experience. Learn more about patient ratings and comments.  For questions or concerns related to specific comments posted on a profile, please click here

The comments below reflect the 20 most recent comments for this provider:


She has been very attentive, honest, and sincerely concerned with my failing health.


MD is a very knowledgeable in her specialty area.


Dr Stiejlen is excellent at trying to correctly diagnosing my medical condition. She takes the time with me needed and does not rush. She is an excellent member of the Henry Ford staff


Always excellent.


At clinic, went smooth thru all the people I seen.

Schedule Appointment Online

Please call 911 if you have an emergency or urgent medical question.

Already a Henry Ford patient?
For the best experience, existing Henry Ford patients can request and self-schedule appointments through Henry Ford MyChart.

Henry Ford Health is committed to ensuring our Deaf or hard-of-hearing patients and visitors have equal access to all services. We provide the appropriate auxiliary aids and services, including qualified sign language interpreters, TTYs and other assistive listening devices, at no cost. To request assistance, call 313-916-1896 or email [email protected].

Schedule Appointment for