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Cristina Espindula Fernandes, MD

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Cristina Espindula Fernandes, MD

Cristina Espindula Fernandes, MD

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics

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Contact Information

  • NPI: 1013944685

Education & Training

  • MD

    1990 - Federal University of Bahia

  • Fellowship

    2000 - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology: Medical University of South Carolina

  • Residency

    2002 - Pediatrics: Medical University of South Carolina

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

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Recent Publications

  • Retinoblastoma treatment burden and economic cost: impact of age at diagnosis and selection of primary therapy.
    Aziz HA, Lasenna CE, Vigoda M, Fernandes C, Feuer W, Aziz-Sultan MA, Murray TG. Clin Ophthalmol. 2012; 6:1601-6.
  • Retinoblastoma with Coats' response.
    Silva RA, Dubovy SR, Fernandes CE, Hess DJ, Murray TG. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers Imaging. 2011 Dec; 42 Online:e139-43.
  • Supraselective intra-arterial chemotherapy: evaluation of treatment-related complications in advanced retinoblastoma.
    Vajzovic LM, Murray TG, Aziz-Sultan MA, Schefler AC, Wolfe SQ, Hess D, Fernandes CE, Dubovy SR. Clin Ophthalmol. 2011; 5:171-6.
  • Bilateral orbital vasculature alterations after systemic chemotherapy and external beam radiation therapy treatment of advanced retinoblastoma: implications for intraarterial chemotherapy management.
    Boutrid H, Wolfe SQ, Murray TG, Pina Y, Moftakhar R, Fernandes CE, Reichbach J, Aziz-Sultan MA. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2011; 5(2):124-7.
  • Current update on retinoblastoma.
    Houston SK, Murray TG, Wolfe SQ, Fernandes CE. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011; 51(1):77-91.
  • Clinicopathologic review of enucleated eyes after intra-arterial chemotherapy with melphalan for advanced retinoblastoma.
    Vajzovic LM, Murray TG, Aziz-Sultan MA, Schefler AC, Fernandes CE, Wolfe SC, Hess DJ, Dubovy SR. Arch. Ophthalmol. 2010 Dec; 128(12):1619-23.
  • Ophthalmic vasculature alterations following systemic chemotherapy and periocular Carboplatin treatment of advanced retinoblastoma.
    Piña Y, Boutrid H, Murray TG, Wolfe SQ, Schefler AC, Houston SK, Moftakhar R, Fernandes CE, Reichbach J, Aziz HA, Markoe AM, Aziz-Sultan MA. J Pediatr Ophthalmol Strabismus. 2010 Sep; 47 Online:e1-5.
  • Supraselective injection of intraarterial melphalan as the primary treatment for late presentation unilateral multifocal stage Vb retinoblastoma.
    Aziz HA, Boutrid H, Murray TG, Berrocal A, Wolfe SQ, Pina Y, Dorfman M, Moftakhar R, Fernandes CE, Reichbach J, Aziz-Sultan MA. Retina (Philadelphia, Pa.). 2010 Apr; 30(4 Suppl):S63-5.
  • Required reduction in dose of chemotherapy for retinoblastoma due to down syndrome-associated chemosensitivity.
    Williams BK, Cebulla CM, Schefler AC, Fernandes CE, Gologorsky D, Murray TG. Retin Cases Brief Rep. 2010; 4(1):59-61.

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