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Kevin C. Dysart, MD

Kevin C. Dysart, MD Non-Penn Medicine Provider

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

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

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Pediatrics
    • Neonatology and Newborn Services

Programs & Centers:

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 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:

Flannery DD, O'Donnell E, Kornhauser M, Dysart K, Greenspan J, Aghai ZH: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure versus Mechanical Ventilation on the First Day of Life in Very Low-Birth-Weight Infants Am J Perinatol : 2016.

Taha DK, Kornhauser M, Greenspan JS, Dysart KC, Aghai ZH: High Flow Nasal Cannula Use Is Associated with Increased Morbidity and Length of Hospitalization in Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants J Pediatr S0022-3476 (16): 2016.

Murthy S, Cook A, Dysart K, DeMauro S, Foglia E, Jensen E, Greenspan J, Aghai Z: Trends in Medical Therapy for Gastroesophageal Reflux in VLBW Infants: Impact on Late Onset Sepsis and Necrotizing Enterocolitis SPR (Poster Presentation) : 2016.

Jensen E, Foglia E, Dysart K, Aghai Z, Cook A, Greenspan J, DeMauro S: Size Matters: Small for Gestational Age and Risk of Morbidity and Mortality in Extremely Preterm Infants SPR (Platform Presentation) : 2016.

Jensen E, DeMauro S, Foglia E, Greenspan J, Aghai Z, Cook A, Dysart K: Changing Use of Systemic Corticosteroids (PC) and the Relationship to Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD) Rates over 15 Years SPR (Platform Presentation) : 2016.

Flannery D, Dysart K, DeMauro S, Jensen E, Foglia E, Cook A, Greenspan J, Aghai Z: Neonatal Outcomes of Very-Low-Birth-Weight Infants Born to Mothers with Hypertensive Disorders SPR (Poster Presentation) : 2016.

Napolitano N, Roberts T, Lutz A, Jensen E, Dysart K, Lin R: Difference in Set vs Achieved Pressures with Neotech RAM Cannula on a Critical Care Ventilator: A Bench Experiment SPR (Poster Presentation) : 2016.

Fraga M, Rintoul N, Chaudhary A, Fedec A, Kren S, Cohen M, Ratcliffe S, Dysart K, Kirpalani H: Cardiac Output Measurement in Neonates Using the Ultrasonic Cardiac Output Monitor (USCOM): A Validation Study in Newborn Infants Against 2D-Echocardiography SPR (Poster Presentation) : 2016.

Guttmann K, Kovatis K, McKenna K, Dysart K, Nawab U: Risk Factors Associated with CLABSI in Critically Ill Neonates SPR (Poster Presentation) : 2016.

Flannery D, Dysart K, DeMauro S, Foglia E, Jensen E, Cook A, Greenspan J, Aghai Z: Neonatal Outcomes of Multiple Gestation Very-Low-Birth-Weight Infants Born After Assisted Fertility SPR (Poster Presentation) : 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-PENN (7366)