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Edward Kevin Kasper, M.D.

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Director of Clinical Cardiology, E. Cowles Andrus Professor in Cardiology

Professor of Medicine

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Expertise: Cardiac Sarcoidosis, Cardiology, Cardiomyopathy, Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Cardiology, Congestive Heart Failure, Coronary Artery Disease, General Cardiology, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Peripartum Cardiomyopathy, Valvular Heart Disease ...read more

Research Interests: Cardiomyopathy; Management of patients with heart failure

Locations

Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
Appointment Phone: 443-997-0270

601 N. Caroline St.
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-614-0543
Fax: 410-614-9990

Johns Hopkins Medicine - Green Spring Station
Appointment Phone: 443-997-0270

Green Spring Station
10755 Falls Road
Pavilion I
Lutherville, MD 21093 map
Phone: 410-614-0543
Fax: 410-614-9990

Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute
Appointment Phone: 443-997-0270

600 N. Wolfe Street
Sheikh Zayed Tower, #7125
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-614-0543
Fax: 410-614-9990

Background

Edward K. Kasper, M.D. is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University with a B.A. in Natural Sciences. He earned his M.D. at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in 1984. His internship and residency in Internal Medicine, as well as his fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine, were completed at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he then joined the faculty in 1987. Dr. Kasper is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and in Cardiovascular Medicine. He is a fellow of the American Heart Association as well as fellow of the American College of Cardiology, having served on its board of governors from 2002 to 2006. He is a longstanding member of numerous societies, including the United Network for Organ Sharing and the Heart Failure Society of America. Dr. Kasper has authored more than 80 articles and three books including, Living Well with Heart Failure. He is currently the Director of Clinical Cardiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Dr. Kaspers current research interests focus on the biological origins of heart failure. Specifically, his research has focused on causes and prognosis of patients with cardiomyopathy, a serious condition in which the heart has difficulty pumping blood throughout the body. Dr. Kasper works closely with his team at the Johns Hopkins Heart and Vascular Institute to understand the best ways to predict and prevent catastrophic cardiac events. With your support, Dr. Kasper will be able to continue his significant work in cardiovascular medicine in hopes of impacting the future of patients with cardiomyopathy and heart failure.

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Titles

  • Director of Clinical Cardiology, E. Cowles Andrus Professor in Cardiology
  • Professor of Medicine

Departments / Divisions

Education

Degrees

  • MD, University of Connecticut Health Center (1984)

Residencies

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Medicine (1987)

Fellowships

  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Cardiology (1991)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Cardiovascular Disease (1991, 2011)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (1988)

Activities & Honors

Honors

  • Top Doctor Award, Castle Connolloy, 2013
  • Top Doctor Award, Castle Connolloy, 2012
  • Top Doctor Award, Castle Connolloy, 2011
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2013
  • Compassionate Doctor Award, 2012
  • Washington-Baltimore Top Doctor Award, 2012

Memberships

  • American Urologic Association

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