Dr. Francis John Kiernan MD Cardiologist

Dr. Francis Kiernan is a cardiologist in Hartford, Connecticut and is affiliated with Hartford Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Connecticut School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Kiernan accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 55 doctors at Hartford Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Hartford Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1982

Hartford Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1982 - 1985

University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 25 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 21 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 20 years in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Heterogenous vasodilator pathways underlie flow-mediated dilation in men and women.
Parker, B.A., Tschakovsky, M.E., Augeri, A.L., Polk, D.M., Thompson, P.D., Kiernan, F.J.

SCAD: a rare case of cardiac arrest in a young female.
Jacob, J.C., Kiernan, F.J., Patel, N., Rock, J., Hammond, J., Wencker, D., Lasala, A.F.

Determinants and clinical significance of persistent residual shunting in patients with percutaneous patent foramen ovale closure devices.
Shafi, N. A., McKay, R. G., Kiernan, F. J., Silverman, I. E., Ahlquist, M., Silverman, D. I.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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