Dr. Morton Joseph Kern MD Cardiologist

Dr. Morton Kern is a cardiologist in Orange, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including University of California, Irvine Healthcare and Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Kern accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 14 doctors at University of California, Irvine Healthcare and one of 19 at Veterans Affairs Long Beach Healthcare System who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1979

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1979 - 1981

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 35 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 31 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Interventional Cardiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Hemodynamics of valvular disorders as measured by cardiac catheterization
Kern MJ

Conversations in Cardiology: Bridging antiplatelet therapy before surgery.
Kern, M. J.,Applegate, R. J.,Bell, M.,Brilakis, E. S.,Butman, S. M.,Bach, R. G.,Kaul, P.,Klein, L. W.,Krucoff, M. W.,Moore, J. A.,Price, M. J.,Rao, S. V.,Stone, G. W.,Uretsky, B. F.

Alcohol ablation in the younger HCM heart: Is there an age limit?
Patel, P. M.,Kern, M. J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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