John Thomas Fahey MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) and Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing; Director, Pediatric Exercise Laboratory; Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program; Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program

Biographical Info

Dr. Fahey is the Director of the Clinic for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD). This is a new and emerging specialty for this complex group of patients. Their problems span both adult and pediatric cardiology and this is a multidisciplinary subspecialty clinic.

Dr. Fahey also directs a very busy Pediatric exercise stress testing laboratory. The laboratory was the first in the state and gets referrals from throughout the region.

Dr. Fahey also is Director of the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training program, one of the first in the country.

Dr. Fahey has been a staff cardiologist since completing his fellowship at Yale in 1984. He served as Interim Director of the Section for 6 years. He has clinics at Yale, as well as Lawrence & Memorial Hospital in New London and Backus Hospital in Norwich.

Education & Training

New Jersey Medical School (1979)
Intern & Resident
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Pediatrics (1979 - 1982)
Yale-New Haven Hospital, Pediatric Cardiology (1982 - 1985)
Board Certification
Pediatric Cardiology, Board Certified  (1988)
Board Certification
Pediatrics, Board Certified  (1984)

Honors & Recognition

  • Alpha Omega Alpha - Honor Junior (UMDNJ)

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