Dr. John P Gearhart MD Urologist

Dr. John Gearhart is an urologist in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Johns Hopkins Hospital and University of Maryland Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Gearhart accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 23 doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital and one of 19 at University of Maryland Medical Center who specialize in Urology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Urologist: Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Urologic Surgical Procedures, Bladder Exstrophy, Epispadias, Follow-Up Studies, Pelvic Bones, Retrospective Studies, Postoperative Complications, Urinary Bladder

Hospital Affiliation

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #1 in Urology

University of Maryland Medical Center
Ranked #27 in Urology

Education & Medical Training

Medical College of Georgia
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1977

Medical College of Georgia
Residency, Urology, 1977–1980

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Urology
Certified in Urology

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

FRCS Royal College of Surgeons-Edinbrough Sctoland, Royal College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Editorial Comment to Modified penile disassembly technique for boys with epispadias and those undergoing complete primary repair of exstrophy: Long-term outcomes.
Gearhart, J. P.

Initial bladder closure of the cloacal exstrophy complex: Outcome related risk factors and keys to success.
Shah, B. B.,Di Carlo, H.,Goldstein, S. D.,Pierorazio, P. M.,Inouye, B. M.,Massanyi, E. Z.,Kern, A.,Koshy, J.,Sponseller, P.,Gearhart, J. P.

Genome-wide association study and mouse expression data identify a highly conserved 32 kb intergenic region between WNT3 and WNT9b as possible susceptibility locus for isolated classic exstrophy of the bladder.
Reutter, H.,Draaken, M.,Pennimpede, T.,Wittler, L.,Brockschmidt, F. F.,Ebert, A. K.,Bartels, E.,Rösch, W.,Boemers, T. M.,Hirsch, K.,Schmiedeke, E.,Meesters, C.,Becker, T.,Stein, R.,Utsch, B.,Mangold, E.,Nordenskjöld, A.,Barker, G.,Kockum, C. C.,Zwink, N.,Holmdahl, G.,Läckgren, G.,Jenetzky, E.,Feitz, W. F.,Marcelis, C.,Wijers, C. H.,Van Rooij, I. A.,Gearhart, J. P.,Herrmann, B. G.,Ludwig, M.,Boyadjiev, S. A.,Nöthen, M. M.,Mattheisen, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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