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Richard P. Fernandez, MD

Richard P. Fernandez, MD

Advanced Lung Disease
Physician Team

Cardiology Fellowship

Heart Center
Physician Team

Single Ventricle Program
Physician Team

Contact Information

700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-2530
FX: (614) 722-2549

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus


Richard Fernandez, MD, is a Pediatric Cardiologist and Cardiac Intensivist at The Heart Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital. He is Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Fernandez received his medical degree from The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. After completing a residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, also at the University of Illinois at Chicago, he completed dual fellowship training in both pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care medicine through the Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago (now known as the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago). He is board certified in both pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care medicine.


  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Spanish

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Illinois at Chicago
    Date Completed: 05/11/2002


  • University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago
    Date Completed: 06/30/2006


  • Childrens Memorial Hospital (Chicago)
    Date Completed: 06/30/2011


  • Pediatrics


  • Cardiology


  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric Critical Care
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/01/2011
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000