Provider Profile

Anthony J Hart, MD
Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Anthony J Hart, MD

Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology

Education

Medical School
Lewis Katz School of Medicine - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Residency
Internal Medicine, Washington University, B-JC/SLCH Consortium, St. Louis, MO
Fellowship
Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
Fellowship
Interventional Cardiology, University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Subspecialty in Cardiovascular Disease

Clinical Interests

  • interventional cardiology
  • complex percutaneous coronary interventions (PCI)
  • structural heart disease interventions including valve repair and replacement
  • percutaneous PFO and ASD closure
  • peripheral arterial diseases (PAD) with endovascular treatment
  • alcohol septal ablation

Biography

Dr. Anthony J. Hart received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., where he was honored with the Shatz-Strauss Outstanding Teaching Award. He then completed a cardiovascular diseases fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio. While there, he was recognized with the Irving Dawson Memorial Award for Clinical Excellence.  He then completed an interventional cardiology fellowship at Saint Luke's Mid America Heart Institute, where he was invited to join the staff upon completion of his training. Dr.  Hart is certified by the ABIM in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease. He also holds certification in Echocardiography and Nuclear Cardiology.

Saint Luke's News

FOX4: Doctors Say Shoveling Snow Can Increase Risk of Heart Problems
With another round of snow, you may have to shovel your driveway and sidewalks again. FOX4 talked to Dr. Hart about how shoveling can put stress on your heart and how to stay safe.
Heart Pump is One Tool Cardiologist Used to Help Save Area Sheriff's Life
As the sheriff of Livingston County, Steve Cox was used to calamities happening … to someone else. The 52-year-old was seeking a fifth term in office when his own heart stopped beating.

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Aetna Managed Choice
  • Aetna MDOT & Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna MU myChoice Health Program
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select Local
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas City (PPO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Access (PPO)
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Complete (HMO)
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Essential (PPO)
  • Blue Medicare Advantage Plus (HMO)
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna (HMO)
  • Cigna (Open Access)
  • Cigna (PPO)
  • CompResults (WC)
  • Coventry Advantra Freedom (PPO)
  • Coventry Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Healthcare USA-MC+ (Aetna Better Health)
  • HealthLink (HMO)
  • HealthLink (PPO) through Freedom Network
  • Home State Health Plan (Missouri practices)
  • Humana (PPOx)
  • Humana Choice Care (PPO)
  • Humana Choice PPO (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Humana Community (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne
  • Integrated Health Plan
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medica Connect
  • Medica Select
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care (Missouri practices only)
  • Missouri Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • ProviDRs Care Network (formerly WPPA)
  • Pyramid Life (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Sunflower State Health Plan (Kansas practices)
  • TRICARE
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Reimbursement Account
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Savings Account
  • United Healthcare Golden Rule HMO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United Healthcare Select Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH-POS
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DP
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare RDP
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Plus Essential
  • US Department of Labor

Publications

Hart AJ, Aksoy O, Blackstone E, Lytle B, Hachamovitch R, Griffin B. Role of Calcium Supplemenation in Structural Valve Deterioration.  Abstract presented at the American College of Cardiology, March 2013.  
 
Hart AJ: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. In: Manual of Cardiovascular Medicine.  4th Edition.  Griffin BG. October 2012.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
 
Hart AJ, Lever H: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. In: Cleveland Clinic Cardiology Board Review. 2nd Edition. Kapadia S. July 2012.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
 
Hart AJ, Cuculich P: Sudden Cardiac Death.  In: Washington University Cardiology Subspecialty Consult. 2nd Edition. July 2008. Cuculich P. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
 
Hart AJ, Braverman AC: Aortic Dissection. In: Washington University Manual of Critical Care. 1st Edition. Kollef M. October 2007. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.  

On Staff At

  • Anderson County Hospital
  • Hedrick Medical Center
  • Saint Luke's Cushing Hospital
  • Saint Luke's East Hospital
  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Barry Road
  • Saint Luke's North Hospital–Smithville
  • Saint Luke's South Hospital
  • Wright Memorial Hospital