Dr. Fairchild was valedictorian of his class at Beech Grove High School. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology and his medical degree from Indiana University. He was named Outstanding Surgical Student by the Indiana Chapter of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Fairchild is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. He is currently Chief of Staff at Community Hospital South. He enjoys running, golf, hunting, fishing, and tennis. He and his wife, Kathleen, have twins, Kimberly and Kyle.