Dr. Martin Ast, MD

Dr. Martin Ast, MD

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Age 59
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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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Dr. Ast's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ast treats Heart Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ast treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ast treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Ast treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Palpitations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ast treats Heart Palpitations more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ast treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Ast's conditions and procedures:

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
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Echocardiography
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
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 Dia...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Ast's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ast

4.6

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1 Star
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My son was 18 when he suddenly went into SVT. He didn’t respond to the typical conversion medications, but they did find a drug to bring him back to a normal rhythm. Dr Ast has followed him ever since and we couldn’t be happier with the quality of care he’s received. If you are in need of a...Read More
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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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Knowledgeable, friendly, professional. Always a positive attitude.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Des Peres Hospital

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