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Dr. Dennis Fernandez, MD

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Dr. Dennis Fernandez, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Huntsville, AL. They specialize in General Surgery, has 24 years of experience. They graduated from UNIV OF SOUTH AL COLL OF MED and is affiliated with Crestwood Medical Center and Huntsville Hospital.

Dr. Fernandez works at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, AL. They frequently treat conditions like Incisional Hernia and Inguinal Hernia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Locations

  1. 1
    Huntsville Hospital
    101 Sivley Rd SW, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 533-6644
  2. 2
    Dennis L. Fernandez MD PC
    4025 Pepperwood Cir SW Ste C, Huntsville, AL 35801 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (256) 882-1908

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • Crestwood Medical Center
  • Huntsville Hospital

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    Sep 06, 2022
    Highly recommend excellent doctor and staff I have seen Dr. Fernandez for several issues this man has saved my life not only three times but four times altogether absolutely amazing along with his incredible staff makes you feel more like a family member instead of a patient takes time to hear your needs and determined to resolve your issue
    Lori Bodden cardona — Sep 06, 2022
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    About Dr. Dennis Fernandez, MD

    Specialties
    • General Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1275521510
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Carraway Meth Med Ctr
    Residency
    Internship
    • Ochsner Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • UNIV OF SOUTH AL COLL OF MED
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Auburn University
    Undergraduate School

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Dennis Fernandez, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Fernandez is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Fernandez has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Fernandez has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Fernandez works at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, AL. View the full address on Dr. Fernandez’s profile.

    Dr. Fernandez has seen patients for Incisional Hernia and Inguinal Hernia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Fernandez on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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