Dr. Morton Kern is a board-certified UCI Health cardiologist who specializes in interventional cardiology. His clinical interests include cardiovascular hemodynamics, coronary angioplasty and stenting, intravascular physiology and intravascular ultrasound.
He received his medical degree from the Mount Sinai Medical School in New York City, where he also completed an internship and residency in internal medicine. He completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Mass.
Kern's research interests include coronary angioplasty and stenting, intravascular physiology, intravascular ultrasound and evaluation of cardiovascular hemodynamic. He is the author of several major textbooks, including the leading book on cardiac catheterization, The Cardiac Catheterization Handbook, which is used nationally and internationally to train physicians in the subject.
He sees patients at the UCI Health Cardiovascular Center in Orange.