Dr. Martin Ast, MD

Dr. Martin Ast, MD

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Dr. Martin Ast, MD is a cardiology specialist in Saint Peters, MO and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1989 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

10 Hospital Dr Ste 100

Saint Peters, MO 63376

Contact Information

(636) 916-7272

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
very high
more than 92% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ast "Educated at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship trained at St. Louis University Health Science Center, Dr. Ast is a cardiologist who believes in giving his patients the hightest quality heart care. Dr. Ast's practice, Cardiology Diagnostics, is located at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital. Dr. Ast is part of the BJC Medical Group of Missouri, a well-established physician group that brings together physicians from many different medical specialties that all share the same philosophy to provide patients comprehensive health care. He is board certified in cardiovascular disease. "

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Yeshiva University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • St-Louis University Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ast's Reviews

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4.6

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Dr Ast is awesome! I had some heart damage due to blood clots and he was amazing getting me back in track. He is very knowledgeable and cares about his patients! He is friendly and the best doctor I have ever had!
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Tom in Saint Peters – Apr 18, 2018
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Knowledgeable, friendly, professional. Always a positive attitude.
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Joe Moore in St Charles, MO – Jan 25, 2016
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