Dr. Joseph Kiernan, MD

Dr. Joseph Kiernan, MD

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Interventional Cardiology  |  
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61 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Joseph Kiernan, MD is an interventional cardiology doctor who practices in Falls Church, VA. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Kiernan is affiliated with Virginia Hospital Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Reston Hospital Center, Inova Alexandria Hospital, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital and Inova Loudoun Hospital.

Virginia Heart

2901 Telestar Ct Ste 200

Falls Church, VA 22042
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
3

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

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Procedures

  • Angioplasty
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Interventional Procedures
  • Echocardiography
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Williams College, Ba 1978, Magnum Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1678
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Pittsburgh Graduate School Of Public Health
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Pittsburgh Graduate School Of Public Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Pittsburgh Graduate School Of Public Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kiernan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Kiernan does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Kiernan and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Reston Hospital Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Kiernan is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Kiernan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kiernan to family and friends
4.6
based on 11 total reviews
Dr. Kiernan's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Kiernan accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Kiernan has admitting privileges

Reston Hospital Center
1850 Town Center Pkwy
Reston, VA 20190
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Inova Fairfax Hospital
3300 Gallows Rd
Falls Church, VA 22042
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Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
3600 Joseph Siewick Dr
Fairfax, VA 22033
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Inova Loudoun Hospital
44045 Riverside Pkwy
Leesburg, VA 20176
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Inova Alexandria Hospital
4320 Seminary Rd
Alexandria, VA 22304
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Virginia Hospital Center
1701 N George Mason Dr
Arlington, VA 22205
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