Ernest Von Harten

Ernest "Carl" Von Harten, DO

Medical School: Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Carolinas 

Academic Interests: Sports Medicine, Ultrasound, Procedures, Wilderness Medicine 

Why Bayfront: I was looking for a program that incorporates the strong training of an academic program with the more personal atmosphere of a community hospital. After completing a rotation with the program in medical school, I was impressed with the genuine bonds between the residents along with the wonderful relationship with the faculty. It is obvious that Bayfront truly cares for the residents. With the sports medicine fellowship providing extensive opportunities, the program perfectly aligned with my career goals. Finally, St. Pete is a wonderful up and coming tropical city with something for everyone! 

Hobbies: Traveling, volleyball, kickball, pickleball, tennis, biking, skiing, college football (Clemson Tigers!), scuba diving, boating, and all water sports 

Favorite on shift snack/beverage: Chicken wings