Dr. John Fernandes, MD

Dr. John Fernandes, MD

Pediatric Cardiology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. John Fernandes, MD is a pediatric cardiology specialist in West Orange, NJ and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from St John's Medical College in 1982 and specializes in pediatric cardiology and pediatrics.

101 Old Short Hills Rd Ste 405

West Orange, NJ 07052

Contact Information

(973) 533-1031

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • St John's Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Hahnemann University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • New York University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Doctors NY Metro Area/NY magazine/NJ magazine, 2000-2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Fernandes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernandes' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandes to family and friends
25 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Fernandes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

While taking my son to an office visit with his pediatrician, she listened to his heart and recommended he see a pediatric cardiologist for a heart murmur. Dr Fernandes actually diagnosed my son with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome(WPW). He monitored my son until he was old enough to get surgery...more
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Dr. Fernandez is the best at what he does! He saved our baby’s life!! He takes his time with my our daughter at each visit and is very patient with all of my questions. His office staff is great too!
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Dr Fernandes saved our baby from needing heart surgery--one of the other cardiologists in NJ wanted to set up to close his PDA, then we went to Dr Fernandes, who advised start medication and wait a few months and see what happens--we were really fortunate that we did that, as the tube suddenly...more
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Truly one of the best in the field!!
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My daughter has been a patient of Dr. Fernandes since she was in the womb. As a parent of a child who was diagnosed with a heart defect while pregnant and later had to have open heart surgery, it can be a scary and daunting experience. Dr. Fernandes has guided my family and I through the entire...more
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