Dr. Kenton Zehr, MD

Dr. Kenton Zehr, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Kenton Zehr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1800 ORLEANS ST 7107

Baltimore, MD 21287

Contact Information

(410) 955-9780

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Zehr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zehr performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Zehr performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Pericardial Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zehr treats Pericardial Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Zehr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Zehr performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Zehr performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal

Dr. Zehr's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Root Dilation
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Repair
Aortic Valve Replacement
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Asymmetric Septal Hypertrophy
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Cardiovascular Disease
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Complications from Heart Procedures
Complications from Vascular Devices
Complications from Vascular Procedures
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Device Therapy of Heart Failure
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Transplant
Heart Tumors, Benign
Heart Valve Replacement
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lung Transplant
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Repair
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Surgery for Arrhythmias
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

My overall lifetime professional educational objective is to advance cardiac surgery internationally. I am involved in many international societies and have worked for many years in the area of international education for cardiac surgery. My day to d...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

1998
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1997
Harefield Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
Eastern Mennonite University
Undergraduate School
1998
1997
1995
1990
1989
1983

Awards

Dr. Zehr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Zehr

4.1

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Zehr performed my heart transplant in less than 4 hours, well under the average time. His work was neat as well as fast - my scars look better than most people's. During surgery, he made sure my spouse got frequent updates, and after surgery he talked to my spouse extensively about what to...Read More
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Dr Zehr performed near-emergency 6-graft coronary bypass surgery on me. After six weeks outcome appears to be excellent. Dr. Zehr''s bedside manor was excellent. All questions answered. Availability of his over-phone nursing staff was indispensable when I had post- op questions. And of course Johns...Read More
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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