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Rohesh Joseph Fernando

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Fetal and Transesophageal Echocardiography

Contact Information

Email: rfernan@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Creighton University, 2006
  • Doctor of Medicine, Wake Forest University, 2011
  • Internship, Medicine, NC Baptist Hospital, 2012
  • Internship, Anesthesiology, Harvard Univ Affil Hosps., 2015
  • Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, University of Pennsylvania, 2016

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology

Memberships

  • Am Soc Of Anesthesiologists
  • Am Soc Of Echocardiography

NPI Number

  • 1255630927
Rohesh Joseph Fernando

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Rohesh Joseph Fernando

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Checklist; Ambulatory Surgical Procedures; Developing Countries; Critical Care; Surgical Procedures, Operative
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4498

Email: rfernan@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Fabry disease. Fernando RJ. In: Fleisher LA, Roizen MF, Roizen JD, eds. Essence of anesthesia practice. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 165-166.

Simultaneous right-sided and left-sided infective endocarditis: management challenges in a multidisciplinary setting. Fernando RJ, Johnson SD, Augoustides JG, Patel PA, Gutsche JT, Dashiell JM, Feinman JW, Zhou E, Weiss SJ, Goldhammer JE, Panikkath PV, Gerstein NS.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018;32(2):1041-1049.

Unexpected mitral regurgitation during coronary artery bypass graft surgery: the multidisciplinary management of a mitral valve cleft. Fernando RJ, Johnson SD, Patel PA, Gutsche JT, Lauter D, Feinman JW, Guelaff E, Weiss SJ, Richardson KM, Boisen ML, Gelzinis TA, Augoustides JG.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018;32(3):1480-1486.

Tracheal A-frame deformity: a challenging variant of tracheal stenosis. Fernando RJ, Madden LL.. Anesthesiology. 2018;():.

The hostile thoracic aorta: management considerations for severe aortic atheroma in a challenging case of coronary artery bypass grafting and mitral valve replacement. Fernando RJ, Johnson SD, Augoustides JG, Patel PA, Gutsche JT, Ha B, Feinman JW, Weiss SJ, Cheruku S, McCartney SL, Dave N, Fabbro M, Morris BN.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018;():.

A review of the 2017 American Society of Echocardiography guidelines for evaluation of aortic stenosis: considerations for perioperative echocardiography. Fernando RJ, Garner C, Slaughter TF.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018;():.

Palliative resection of a rapidly growing, giant metastasis of soft tissue pleomorphic sarcoma to the left atrium [abstract]. Hertwig G, Johnson S, Fernando RJ.. In: Abstracts of the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA); 2018 Apr 28-May 2; Phoenix (AZ). 2018;():F185.

Modification of surgical approach and cannulation strategy for mitral valve repair after intraoperative discovery of isolated persistent left superior vena cava [abstract]. McKinley D, Fernando RJ, Farmer B.. In: Abstracts of the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA); 2018 Apr 28-May 2; Phoenix (AZ). 2018;():F94.

A matter of time: the effect of case start time on intraoperative transfusion rates in adult cardiac surgery, a single-center retrospective analysis [abstract]. Addis DR, Garner CR, Moore BA, Fernando RJ.. In: Abstracts of the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA); 2018 Apr 28-May 2; Phoenix (AZ). 2018;():SCA43.

Coronary artery bypass graft surgery in a patient with unknown hemophilia B [abstract]. Farmer B, Fernando RJ.. In: Abstracts of the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA); 2018 Apr 28-May 2; Phoenix (AZ). 2018;():F15.

Acute type A aortic dissection in pregnancy-diagnostic and therapeutic challenges in a multidisciplinary setting. Patel PA, Fernando RJ, MacKay EJ, Yoon J, Gutsche JT, Patel S, Shah R, Dashiell J, Weiss SJ, Goeddel L, Evans AS, Feinman JW, Augoustides JG.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2018;():.

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement after intraoperative discovery of porcelain aorta in a patient with aortic stenosis. Fernando R, Gutsche JT, Augoustides JGT, Kukafka JD, Spitz W, Frogel J, Fabbro M, Patel PA.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017;31(2):738-747.

Acute type-B aortic dissection in pregnancy: therapeutic challenges in a multidisciplinary setting. Patel PA, Fernando RJ, Augoustides JG, Yoon J, Gutsche JT, Feinman JW, Zhou E, Weiss SJ, Hamburger J, Evans AS, Aljure O, Fabbro M II.. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017;31(6):2268-2276.

Aorto-cavitary fistula in patient with bicuspid aortic valve and endocarditis: a rare complication [abstract]. Johnson S, Fernando RJ.. In: Abstracts of the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA); 2017 Apr 22-26; Orlando (FL). 2017;():F23.

Inability to utilize retrograde cardioplegia due to a persistent left superior vena cava. Fernando RJ, Johnson SD.. Case Rep Anesthesiol. 2017;2017():4671856.

Difficult intubation due to undiagnosed tracheal A-frame deformity in a morbidly obese patient [abstract]. Fernando RJ, Madden L.. In: Abstracts of the 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2017 Oct 21-25; Boston (MA). 2017;():MC1505.

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Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests

Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Fetal and Transesophageal Echocardiography
Rohesh Joseph Fernando

Rohesh Joseph Fernando

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

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