- Faculty & Staff
Kevin Ross Hardy, MD
#40 John Morgan Building
3620 Hamilton Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6068
B.S. (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)
Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA, 1980.
Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 1984.
Transitional Intern, The Medical Center of Delaware, 1984-1985.
Resident in Emergency Medicine, The Medical Center of Delaware, 1990-1993.
Clinical Fellow in Hyperbaric Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1993-1994.
Instructor - Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), 1990.
Instructor - Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), 1990.
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 1995.
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, 2000.
Diving Medical Examiner (UHMS), 2005.
Description of Research ExpertiseHyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Clinical Trials
Description of Clinical ExpertiseHyperbaric Medicine
Selected PublicationsSlotman GJ, Matthews M, Fahey L, Thom S, Clark J, Hardy K: Operative Nd:YAG laser plus postoperative hyperbaric oxygen reduces surgical morbidity after radical head and neck cancer surgery and complex reconstruction. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 38(3): 159-165, May 2011.
Thom SR, Milovanova TN, Yang M, Bhopale VM, Sorokina EM, Uzun G, Malay DS, Troiano MA, Hardy KR, Lambert DS, Logue CJ, Margolis DJ.: Vasculogenic stem cell mobilization and wound recruitment in diabetic patients: increased cell number and intracellular regulatory protein content associated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Wound Repair and Regeneration 19(2):149-61(2): 149-61, March 2011.
Thom Stephen R, Bhopale Veena M, Milovanova Tatyana M, Hardy Kevin R, Logue Christopher J, Lambert David S, Troxel Andrea B, Ballard Kerri, Eisinger Dominic: Plasma biomarkers in carbon monoxide poisoning. Clinical Toxicology 48(1): 47-56, Jan 2010.
Yang, B.W., Milovanova, T.N., Hardy, K.R., Logue, C., McCarthy, V.P., Thom, S.R. Undersea & Hyperbaric Med. 34:235-236, 2007: Stem cell mobilization in diabetics - Responses to hyperbaric oxygen. Undersea & Hyperbaric Med. 34: 235-236, 2007.
Thom SR, Bhopale VM, Han ST, Clark JM, Hardy KR: Intravascular neutrophil activation due to carbon monoxide poisoning. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine 174: 1239-1248, December 2006.
Margolis, G.S., Roth, R.N., and Hardy, K.R.: The Pressure Is On: Hyperbaric oxygen treatment as an adjunct to prehospital care. Journal of Emergency Medical Services 25(5): 76-87, 2000.
Huang, E.T., Hardy, K.R., Stubbs, J.M., Lowe, R.A., and Thom, S.R.: Ventriculo-peritoneal shunt performance under hyperbaric conditions. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 27(4): 191-194, 2000.
Thom, S.R., Mendiguren, I., Hardy, K., Bolotin, T., Fisher, D., Nebolon, M., and Kilpatrick, L.: Functional inhibition of human neutrophil B2 integrins by hyperbaric oxygen. American Journal of Physiology (Cell Physiology) 272: C2770-C2777, 1997.
Henretig, F., DeRoos, F., Hardy, K., Contostavios, D., Levenson, R., Logue, J., Touger, M., Molica, B.A.: Carbon monoxide poisoning associated with snow obstructed vehicle exhaust systems. MMWR 45(1): 1-3, 1996.
Thom, S.R., Taber, R.L., Mendiguren, I.I., Clark, J.M., Hardy, K.R., and Fisher, A.B.: Delayed neuropsychological sequelae following carbon monoxide poisoning and its prophylaxis by treatment with hyperbaric oxygen. Annals of Emergency Medicine 25: 474-480, 1995.