Megan Fernandez
Associate, Department of Orthopaedics

LOCATION(S)
Department of Orthopaedics
115 Woodbine Lane
Danville, PA 17822 
Phone: 570-271-6700
Fax: 570-271-5872 
mmfernandez@geisinger.edu

Research Interests

Fellowship-trained in pediatric orthopaedic surgery, Dr. Fernandez’s research interest covers the full spectrum of pediatric orthopaedic services, including: • Scoliosis and spine surgery • Hip, ankle, knee, elbow, shoulder arthroscopy • Pediatric tumors • Clubfeet • Labral tears of the shoulder • Hemophilic arthropathy • Pediatric orthopaedic trauma • Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction • Meniscus injury and repair • Shoulder instability

Recent Publications

  • Aarons CE, Fernandez MD, Willsey M, Peterson B, Key C, Fabregas JM. (2014, Jan). Bier Block Regional Anesthesia and Casting for Forearm Fractures: Safety in the Pediatric Emergency Department Setting. J Pediatr Orthop , 34(1):45-49. Full Text

Education

DO, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2001-2005
Residency, Pinnacle Health System, 2006-2011
Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Scottish Rite Hospital, 2011