Linda Tiernan, MD Cardiologist


Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology
Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MD, 1979
    George Washington University
  • AB, 1975
    Miami University of Ohio
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Linda Tiernan, MD

Patient story

Alexis's Story

"She likes to show off her scar and tell whoever listens that Children's National fixed her heart."

Patient story

Sarah's Story

"I know how difficult it is, when you don't have all the answers, and are not getting much sleep in the hospital with your child. I want to assure you that the answers will come."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Circulatory effects of PAFAcether in Newborn Piglets

(1989) American Journal of Physiology

Circulatory Effects of Endothelin in Newborn Piglets

(1990) American Journal of Physiology

Chest Vasculature

(1991) Textbook of Critical Care Medicine

BN52021 as PAF Antagonist in the Cardiovascular System Experiments in Newborn Pigs and Conscious Rats

(1987) Gingkolides-Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacology, and Clinical Perspectives

Anticoagulation in Children with Mechanical Cardiac Prothetic Valves

(1985) American Journal Cardiology

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