Dr. Howard N Ferimer MD Pediatrician

Dr. Howard Ferimer is a pediatrician in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center-Mercy Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1987 - 1990

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 1991 - 1994

West Virginia University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

PA State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Methyl isobutyl amiloride delays normalization of brain intracellular pH after cardiac arrest in rats.
Ferimer, H. N., Kutina, K. L., LaManna, J. C.

Acute etomidate treatment reduces cognitive deficits and histopathology in rats with traumatic brain injury.
Dixon, C. E., Ma, X., Kline, A. E., Yan, H. Q., Ferimer, H., Kochanek, P. M., Wisniewski, S. R., Jenkins, L. W., Marion, D. W.

Induced hyperthermia exacerbates neurologic neuronal histologic damage after asphyxial cardiac arrest in rats.
Hickey, R. W., Kochanek, P. M., Ferimer, H., Alexander, H. L., Garman, R. H., Graham, S. H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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