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Kevin C. Dysart, MD

Kevin C. Dysart, MD Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Provider

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Dr. Dysart is employed by the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Neonatology and Newborn Services

Programs & Centers:

  • Neonatology Program (Intensive Care Nursery)

Board Certification:

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2005
  • Pediatrics, 2001

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Hahnemann University Hospital/Drexel University
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fellowship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Memberships

American Academy of Pediatrics, National American Medical Association, National Society for Pediatric Research, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Dysart is employed by the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Partridge Emily A, Davey Marcus G, Hornick Matthew A, McGovern Patrick E, Mejaddam Ali Y, Vrecenak Jesse D, Mesas-Burgos Carmen, Olive Aliza, Caskey Robert C, Weiland Theodore R, Han Jiancheng, Schupper Alexander J, Connelly James T, Dysart Kevin C, Rychik Jack, Hedrick Holly L, Peranteau William H, Flake Alan W: Corrigendum: An extra-uterine system to physiologically support the extreme premature lamb. Nature communications 8 : 15794,2017.

Ansems SM, Kirpalani H, Fraga MV, Zhang H, Dysart K, Jensen EA: Utility of brain natriuretic peptide as a prognostic marker in preterm infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia (Poster Presentation) Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA : 2017.

Dysart K, Jensen EA, Aghai Z, Greenspan J, DeMauro SB, Cook A: Non-invasive respiratory support modalities and their association with BPD risk among very preterm infants: Does time spent on each matter? (Platform Presentation) Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA : 2017.

Partridge Emily A, Davey Marcus G, Hornick Matthew A, McGovern Patrick E, Mejaddam Ali Y, Vrecenak Jesse D, Mesas-Burgos Carmen, Olive Aliza, Caskey Robert C, Weiland Theodore R, Han Jiancheng, Schupper Alexander J, Connelly James T, Dysart Kevin C, Rychik Jack, Hedrick Holly L, Peranteau William H, Flake Alan W: An extra-uterine system to physiologically support the extreme premature lamb. Nature communications 8 : 15112,2017.

Tkach Erin K, White Ammie M, Dysart Kevin C, Waber Brenda, Nawab Ursula S, Zhang Huayan, Jensen Erik A: Comparison of Intact Parathyroid Hormone, Alkaline Phosphatase, Phosphate Levels for Diagnosing Severe Metabolic Bone Disease in Infants with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. American journal of perinatology : 2017.

Jensen Erik A, Dysart Kevin C, Gantz Marie G, Carper Benjamin, Higgins Rosemary D, Keszler Martin, Laughon Matthew M, Poindexter Brenda B, Stoll Barbara J, Walsh Michele C, Schmidt Barbara: Association between Use of Prophylactic Indomethacin and the Risk for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia in Extremely Preterm Infants. The Journal of pediatrics : 2017.

Abman Steven H, Collaco Joseph M, Shepherd Edward G, Keszler Martin, Cuevas-Guaman Milenka, Welty Stephen E, Truog William E, McGrath-Morrow Sharon A, Moore Paul E, Rhein Lawrence M, Kirpalani Haresh, Zhang Huayan, Gratny Linda L, Lynch Susan K, Curtiss Jennifer, Stonestreet Barbara S, McKinney Robin L, Dysart Kevin C, Gien Jason, Baker Christopher D, Donohue Pamela K, Austin Eric, Fike Candice, Nelin Leif D: Interdisciplinary Care of Children with Severe Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. The Journal of pediatrics 181 : 12-28.e1,2017.

Bamat NA, Tharakan SJ, Connelly JT, Hedrick HL, Lorch SA, Rintoul NE, Williams SB, Dysart KC: Venoarterial extracorporeal life support for neonatal respiratory failure: indications and impact on mortality ASAIO J : 2016.

Bamat Nicolas A, Tharakan Sasha J, Connelly James T, Hedrick Holly L, Lorch Scott A, Rintoul Natalie E, Williams Susan B, Dysart Kevin C: Venoarterial extracorporeal life support for neonatal respiratory failure: indications and impact on mortality. ASAIO journal (American Society for Artificial Internal Organs : 1992) : 2016.

Dysart KC: Physiologic basis for nasal continuous positive airway pressure, heated and humidified high-flow nasal cannula, and nasal ventilation Clin Perinatol 43 (4): 621-631,2016.

Academic Contact Info

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Neonatology
3401 Civic Center Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19104-4283
Patient appointments: 800-789-7366 (PENN)