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Charles Fuenning, MD

Charles Fuenning, MD

  • Languages Spoken: English

Biography: Charles Fuenning, MD

Expertise

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Diseases

Certifications & Memberships

  • Critical Care Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

Fellowship | Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Disease - Johns Hopkins Hospital (1984 - 1986)

Residency | Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - St Thomas Hospital - Summa Health System (1981 - 1985)

Medical Education
University Of Alberta Faculty Of Medicine And Dentistry (1981)

Undergraduate
University Of Alberta (1979)

About

Charles Fuenning, MD, is a pulmonary specialist at University Hospitals. Board-certified in internal medicine, pulmonary disease and critical care medicine, Dr. Fuenning has advanced expertise in the diagnosis and management of pulmonary vascular conditions, interstitial lung disease, COPD and other pulmonary conditions.

Dr. Fuenning attended the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada where he completed his undergraduate education and medical degree. He did his internship and residency in internal medicine at St. Thomas Medical Center in Akron, Ohio. He went on to complete his fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at Johns Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Fuenning has a general pulmonary practice at Western Reserve University Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and is accepting new patients.

UH Quality Care Network, is a collaboration among independent and UH employed providers. The focus is on improving the quality and efficiency of care, as well as reducing the cost of care.

Industry Relationships

University Hospitals is committed to transparency in our interactions with industry partners, such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies. At UH, we disclose practitioner and their family members’ ownership and intellectual property rights that are or in the process of being commercialized. In addition, we disclose payments to employed practitioners of $5,000 or more from companies with which the practitioners interact as part of their professional activities. These practitioner-industry relationships assist in developing new drugs, devices and therapies and in providing medical education aimed at improving quality of care and enhancing clinical outcomes. At the same time, UH understands that these relationships may create a conflict of interest. In providing this information, UH desires to assist patients in talking with their practitioners about industry relationships and how those relationships may impact their medical care.

UH practitioners seek advance approval for certain new industry relationships. In addition, practitioners report their industry relationships and activities, as well as those of their immediate family members, to the UH Office of Outside Interests annually. We review these reports and implement management plans, as appropriate, to address conflicts of interest that may arise in connection with medical research, clinical care and purchasing decisions.

View UH’s policy (PDF) on practitioner-industry relationships.

As of December 31, 2016, Charles Fuenning did not disclose any Outside Relationships with Industry.