James Kerns, MD

Olt, Carver, East Bluff

Dr. Kerns joined the Heartland team in 2014 and is the Site Lead Provider for the Armstrong location. Dr. Kerns believes that learning from those around you will enrich your life. This philosophy carries over to his medical practice of over 30 years and is evident in his caring nature. In his personal time he enjoys cooking, gardening, reading and spending time with his family.


Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago



MacNeal Hospital



Baltimore General Hospital


Board Certification

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology