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Frederick S. Sherman, MD

Job Title Director, Fetal and Perinatal Cardiology
Job Title Director, Perinatal Cardiology
Job Title Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Department of Perinatal Cardiology, Magee-Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5540 Phone
412-692-5138 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1975 Yale Medical School, New Haven, CT


1978 Department of Pediatrics, University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, VA


1984 Department of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA


  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Heart Association
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • Society of Pediatric Echocardiography
  • Pennsylvania Perinatal Association
  • Pittsburgh Pediatric Society
  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • American College of Physician Executives

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board Pediatric Cardiology
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Eligible, Sub-board Pediatric Critical Care


  • Captain, Harvard University Golf Team
  • Pediatric Resident Teaching Award, University of Virginia Medical School
  • Peter F. Salisbury Fellowship Award, American Society for Artificial Internal Organs, Inc.
  • 1986-1988 Outstanding Faculty Teacher, Department of
  • Pediatrics, UCSD Medical School
  • Teaching Commendation, UCSD Medical School, Class of 1988
  • Finalist, ACGME Parker J. Palmer “Courage to Teach” Award


  • Anderson BL, Sherman FS, Simhan HN. Fetal echocardiogram findings are not predictive of death in twin-twin transfusion syndrome. J Ultrasound Med 2006; 25:455-459.
  • Emery SP, Kreutzer J, Sherman FS, Fujimoto KL, Jaramaz B, Nikou C, Kimimasa T, Keller, BB. Computer-assisted navigation applied to fetal cardiac intervention. The International Journal of Medical Robotics and Computer Assisted Surgery; Int J Med Robotics Comput Assist Surg 2007; 3: 187-198.
  • Kaushik, N, Sherman FS. Severe Asymmetric Septal Hypertrophy in Pregnancy: Maternal and Fetal Management and Outcomes. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; submitted.

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Last Update
October 4, 2012
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October 4, 2012