Barbara Carr, MD

Dr. Carr completed her Neonatology Fellowship at the James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children and has been with Pediatrix Medical Group since 2000. She has had a strong focus on infant nutrition during her career and helped to establish a donor human milk bank in Kansas City to help support local and regional NICUs. She was director of the St Luke’s Hospital NICU for about five years before becoming the practice medical director in 2014. She also has a passion for mentoring and assisting other Neonatologists with QI work and is the Midwest Neonatology Specialty Medical Officer for Pediatrix. She was an early adopter of technology utilizing telemedicine in her home practice since 2012 and has helped develop other TeleNICU programs across the country.