Dr. Kirk Andrew Mcmurtry MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Kirk Mcmurtry is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Reading, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 6 doctors at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, General Surgery, 1995 - 2000

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2000 - 2003

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Use of the Hemobag for modified ultrafiltration in a Jehovah's Witness patient undergoing cardiac surgery.
Moskowitz, D.M., Klein, J.J., Shander, A., Perelman, S.I., McMurtry, K.A., Cousineau, K.M., Ergin, M.A.

Surgical resection of pulmonary metastases after orthotopic liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma.
Bazan, H.A., McMurtry, K.A., Waters, P.F., Thung, S.N.

Axillary artery cannulation: routine use in ascending aorta and aortic arch replacement.
Strauch, J. T., Spielvogel, D., Lauten, A., Lansman, S. L., McMurtry, K., Bodian, C. A., Griepp, R. B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink 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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