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Hospital Welcomes New Cardiologist, Dr. Mark V. Hart


Tillamook County General Hospital is pleased to welcome cardiologist Dr. Mark Hart to practice in Tillamook.

Born in Oregon, Dr. Hart completed his undergraduate education at Oregon State University. Following medical school at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), he completed an internship and residency at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, a nationally renowned center of excellence for heart and vascular care. Returning to Oregon, Dr. Hart completed a cardiology fellowship at OHSU and began practice in 1994 with the Northwest Cardiovascular Institute in Portland, OR. Dr. Hart is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. 

Local physician Dr. Calvin Hill shared, "Patients I’ve referred to Dr. Hart have found him to be a highly qualified professional who is warm, personable and clearly explains medical terms and procedures."

Dr. Hart has begun seeing patients at the Tillamook Medical Group specialty clinic. His focus of practice is general cardiology, along with diagnostic and interventional peripheral vascular disease. A depth of career experiences include being medical director of the catheterization lab and chair of the Department of Medicine at Adventist Medical Center in Portland, chair of board of governors at the Heart Research Center at OHSU, principal investigator or co-investigator for more than 30 clinical research trials and former firefighter/paramedic.

"I'm looking forward to working closely with local health care providers to care for Tillamook patients," said Dr. Hart. "Through our affiliation with the Northwest Regional Heart Center at Adventist Medical Center in Portland, we have access to an expanded array of top-quality services that will be of significant benefit to this community."

Dr. Hart's family includes his wife, Carol, and three children ages 15 to 23. He enjoys horses and is a volunteer physician with the US Olympic Team.

For more information about services or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Hart, please call Tillamook Medical Group’s central scheduling at (503)-815-2292.