Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

Universidad La Salle


Driscoll Childrens Hospital, University of Texas A & M


University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Board Certifications

Cardiology, Neonatology, Pediatrics




Dr. Patricio Fernandez is a neonatologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine. He is also a pediatric cardiologist at Rady Children's Cardiology Clinic in Murrieta, Calif.

Dr. Fernandez is board certified in pediatrics, neonatal-perinatal medicine and pediatric cardiology.

He has 25 years of experience and has practiced neonatology and pediatric cardiology in the United States, Mexico and Canada. His primary clinical interests are congenital heart disease, persistent pulmonary hypertension in newborns, high-frequency oscillatory ventilation and minimal invasive administration of surfactant.

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