Derek D. Fletcher, MD

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-3000

Fax 513-636-5859

Email derek.fletcher@cchmc.org

Medically fragile children

After graduating from the US Air Force Academy, Derek D. Fletcher, MD, served as an Air Force officer for seven years and attained the rank of Captain. He then entered medical school in 1998. In 2002, Dr. Fletcher graduated in the top 20% of his medical school class and was then accepted into the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center General Pediatrics program in 2002, and graduated in 2005. Dr. Fletcher then joined the Center for Infants and Children with Special Needs, now Complex Care, founded by Ron Levin, MD, where he provides comprehensive, family-centered primary care for medically fragile children.
MD: Wright State University SOM, Dayton, OH, 1998-2002.

Residency: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati OH, 2002-2005.

Certification: Pediatrics, 2005.
Schorry EK, Keddache M, Lanphear N, Rubinstein JH, Srodulski S, Fletcher D, Blough-Pfau RI, Grabowski GA. Genotype-phenotype correlations in Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2008 Oct 1;146A(19):2512-9.