Berks Cardiologists, Ltd.

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Charles R. Minehart

MD, FACC

Dr. Charles R. Minehart joined Berks Cardiologists, Ltd. in 1980. He is Board Certified in Cardiology and Internal Medicine.

Charles R. Minehart, MD, FACC

Charles R. Minehart, MD, FACC


Dr. Minehart left his hometown of Philadelphia, PA to receive his undergraduate degree in biology from Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA, and returned to Philadelphia for his medical degree from Temple University Medical School. His postgraduate training included medical residence at Newton Wellesley Hospital in Newton Lower Falls, MA, and fellowship at Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University back in Philadelphia.

Today’s cardiology has an impact in significantly reducing the risk of death associated with vascular disease. Laypersons need to understand the importance of vigorous blood pressure control and lipid control in preventing development and progression of vascular disease. ~ Charles R. Minehart, MD, FACC

Dr. Minehart and his wife have three children. His hobbies include fishing, gardening, dog training and bird hunting.

Sub-Specialties

Cardiac Cathertization
Catheter-based Coronary Interventions

Hospital Affiliations

Penn State Hershey Medical Group St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, PA
The Reading Hospital and Medical Center, Reading, PA

Professional Organizations

Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Former President of American Heart Association, Berks County, PA
Former President, Medical Staff, St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, PA
Director, Noninvasive Laboratory, St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, PA
Member of American Medical Association
Member of Berks County Medical Society
Member of Philadelphia Cardiology Society

Civic & Community Activities

Former, President Berks/Schuylkill Chapter American Heart Association
Foundation Board – St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, PA
Credentialing Committee – St. Joseph Medical Center, Reading, PA
Member of Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Member of Atlantic Salmon Federation
Member of Ruffed Grouse Society