Dr. Valerian Fernandes MD Cardiologist

Dr. Valerian Fernandes is a cardiologist in Charleston, South Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including East Cooper Medical Center and MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina. He received his medical degree from St. John's Medical College and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Fernandes accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at East Cooper Medical Center and one of 33 at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Echocardiography, Interventional

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1995 - 1997

St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1994 - 1995

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1997 - 2000

Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2000 - 2001

St. John's Medical College
Class of 1988

Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research (PGIMER)
Other Training, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1993

St Mary's Hospital
Other Training, Medicine, 1993 - 1994

Diplomate of National Board of examiners
Other Training, Internal Medicine, 1993 - 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Interventional Cardiology

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Alcohol septal ablation for obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Outcomes in young, middle-aged, and elderly patients.
Leonardi, R. A.,Townsend, J. C.,Patel, C. A.,Wolf, B. J.,Todoran, T. M.,Powers, E. R.,Steinberg, D. H.,Fernandes, V. L.,Nielsen, C. D.

Anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from the pulmonary artery with reversal of flow.
Gallagher NY, Fernandes V, Ebersberger U, Spears JR, Schoepf UJ 2012 10 23

Coronary CT Angiography versus Conventional Cardiac Angiography for Therapeutic Decision Making in Patients with High Likelihood of Coronary Artery Disease.
Moscariello, A., Vliegenthart, R., Schoepf, U. J., Nance, J. W., Zwerner, P. L., Meyer, M., Townsend, J. C., Fernandes, V., Steinberg, D. H., Fink, C., Oudkerk, M., Bonomo, L., O'Brien, T. X., Henzler, T.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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