Thomas L. Ashcom MD, PhD, FACC
Chief Executive Officer, 2004-Present
Dr. Ashcom grew-up in Sharon, Pennsylvania and obtained his undergraduate degree from Penn State University and his PhD in physiology from Penn State University in 1979. He continued advanced studies in medicine and graduated from Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, in 1983. Post-graduate training in internal medicine and cardiology was obtained through the military at Brooke Army Medical Center. In 1993, he joined Cardiovascular Consultants of Kansas and began his private practice career which he currently continues in addition to his CEO duties. He served as Chairman of Internal Medicine at Via Christi at St. Francis, 1996-2000, and on February 3rd, 2004 he was appointed CEO of Kansas Heart Hospital. He and his wife, Lily, have one married daughter.