Provider Profile

Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Mark P Everley, MD

Advanced Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiology, Cardiology


Medical School
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS
Internal Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
Cardiovascular Disease, Indiana University - Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indianapolis, IN
Heart Failure & Transplant Medicine, Indiana University - Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indianapolis, IN

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Subspecialty in Adv Heart Failure/Transplant Cardiology

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • advanced heart failure
  • echocardiography
  • clinical cardiology


Dr. Everley was born in a small town in Kansas outside Kansas City. He completed medical school at the University of Kansas and then traveled to Indiana University for his residency and fellowship training where he served as a Chief Resident and Chief Cardiology fellow.  

During his training, Dr. Everley became very interested in treating patients with advanced heart failure and went on to do an additional fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant at Indiana University before returning to Kansas City to be part of the team at Saint Luke's Hospital Mid America Heart Institute.

Dr. Everley has a continued interest in advanced therapies for heart failure including left ventricular assist devices and cardiac transplant to help maximize not only a patient's quantity of life, but also their quality of life.

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)
  • 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



1. Sawada S, Bapat A, Everley M, Mahenthiran J, Gradus-Pizlo I, Feigenbaum H, et al.  Incremental Value of Myocardial Viability for Prediction of Prognosis in Surgically Revascularized Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction, Journal of American Society of Echocardiography, May 2003, Vol. 16, No. 5, p550. (Abstract)
2. S.C. Rao, T.M. Khumri, J.A. House, L. Seifert, J. Murphy, A. Kao, A. Magalski, T.L. Stevens, M.P. Everley, K. St. Clair, M. Borkon, S.L. Lawhorn, S.P. Marso. 566 Serial Intravascular Ultrasound and Plaque Composition Analysis in Heart Transplant Recipients: A Single Center Experience, The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplant, April 2011, Vol. 30, Issue 4 Supplement, pS190. (Abstract)
3. K.B. Allen, A.M. Borkon, S. Aggarwal, N. Long, P. Jones, A. Magalski, A. Kao, M. Everley, S. Lawhorn, B. Austin, 127 Heart Transplantation in Diabetic Versus Non-Diabetics in the Current Era: Have Outcomes Become Equivalent? The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplant, April 2011, Vol. 30, Issue 4 Supplement, pS190. (Abstract)
4. Risk Assessment and Comparative Effectiveness of Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) and Medical Management (ROADMAP) with Thoratec Corp., co-P.I. for MAHI site (Ongoing)
5. Aggarwal S, Kao AC, Magalski A,  Everley MP, Austin BA, Khumri TM, Lawhorn SL, Stevens TL, Borkon AM.  #10-456:  C-Pulse™ Implantable Counterpulsation Pump (ICP) US Feasibility Study.  Sponsor:  Sunshine Heart, Inc.  Protocol active June 2010.  
6. Kao AC, Magalski A, Lawhorn SL, Stevens TL, Everley MP, Austin BA, Khumri TM, Menefee F, Lipke J, Dean E, Homburger A, Rolstad J.  #11-565 EXACT-HF:  Xanthine Oxidase Inhibition for Hyperuricemic Heart Failure Patients. Sponsor: Duke Clinical Research Institute.  Protocol active April 2011. 
7. Everley MP, Magalski A, Ramza BM, Giocondo MJ, Kao AC, Lawhorn SL, Khumri TM, Austin BA, Stevens TL, Wimmer AP, Gupta SK, Lipke JM, Menefee FD, Homburger A, Rolstad J, Dean E.  #10-444 LAPTOP-HF: Left Atrial Pressure Monitoring to Optimize Heart Failure.  Sponsor: St. Jude Medical.  Protocol active April 2011.  
8. Kao AC, Magalski A, Lawhorn SL, Stevens TL, Everley MP, Austin BA, Khumri TM.  #11-625 P2XR:  Studies of Cardiac P2X4 Receptors in End-stage Human Heart Failure. Sponsor:  University of Connecticut.  Protocol active September 2011.
9. Heart Failure Hospitalizations After Aquapheresis Therapy Compared to Intravenous (IV) Diuretic Treatment (AVOID-HF), sub P.I.
10. Magalski A, Ramza BM, Kao AC, Everley MP, Austin BA, Khumri TM, Stevens TL, Lawhorn SL, Wimmer AP, Giocondo MJ, Gupta SK, Skolnick DG, Dean E, Lipke J, Menefee FD, Homburger A, Rolstad J.  11-648  IDENTIFY HF:  Integrated Diagnostic Evaluation in Non-Therapy Devices for the Study of Heart Failure. Sponsor:  Medtronic, Inc.  Protocol active February 2012.  
11. Aggarwal S, Everley MP, Magalski A, Kao AC, Lawhorn SL, Stevens TL, Austin BA, Khumri TM, Borkon AM.  #12-667 ROADMAP Trial:  Risk Assessment and Comparative Effectiveness Of Left Ventricular Assist Device and Medical Management in Ambulatory Heart Failure Patients.  Sponsor: Thoratec Corporation.  Protocol active March 2012.  
1. “LVAD Destination Therapy” for Kansas City Nurse Clinician Group – Café Trio, Kansas City, Missouri - Sept. 30, 2010.

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