Dr. Michael David Huber is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and nuclear cardiology. He graduated from Loyola College in Baltimore before attending medical school at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. He completed his internal medicine residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu and his cardiology fellowship at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio in 1998 and 2001, respectively. Before joining the Arkansas Heart Hospital Clinic, he was a staff cardiologist at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany, where he cared for acutely ill soldiers sent from Iraq and Afghanistan. While at LRMC, he was director of the cardiac catheterization laboratory and the advance cardiac life support program. Dr. Huber’s skill set includes invasive, non-interventional cardiology; pacemaker implantation; nuclear cardiology; transesophageal echo; and IVC filter implantation.
Dr. Joe Forney, originally from Hannibal, Missouri, is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. After serving in the United States Navy, Dr. Forney attended undergraduate school at the University of Missouri at St. Louis and then the University of Missouri Medical School. After medical school, he completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at the University of Nebraska. During this time, he conducted research in cardiopulmonary resuscitation in the emergency room.
Following his fellowship, Dr. Forney established a cardiac catheterization laboratory and full line of cardiac services at a community hospital in Missouri. He then moved to Arizona and began serving as a cardiologist in the Phoenix area, where he remained for 16 years. Dr. Forney moved to West Plaines, Missouri, and worked there from 2006 to 2012. In addition to his main clinic in Little Rock, Dr. Forney sees patients in our North Little Rock office.
Dr. Forney’s hobbies include exercise, playing with his grandchildren and showing quarter horses. He currently serves on the board of directors of the Arkansas Ranch Sorting Association and shows cow horses at these events.
Dr. James Kane is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease. He attended Hendrix College in his native Conway, Arkansas, before studying at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He graduated with honors as a Doctor of Medicine in 1966. Dr. Kane completed his internship, residency and fellowship at the University of Arkansas Medical Center, where he eventually became an associate professor of medicine.
Prior to joining Arkansas Heart Hospital Clinic, he worked as staff cardiologist at Little Rock Veterans Administration Hospital. Dr. Kane has accrued hundreds of hours of continuing education, and his work has appeared in more than 50 medical publications.