Dr. Kristen Fernandez, MD

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Specializes in Dermatology • Female • Age 34

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Dr. Fernandez's Experience

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Dr. Fernandez's Specialties

  • Dermatology

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Hospital Quality

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University of Missouri Health Care
ONE HOSPITAL DRIVE
Columbia, MO 65212
Carroll County Memorial Hospital
1502 N Jefferson St
Carrollton, MO 64633

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UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
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    Dr. Fernandez's Experience

    Specialties

    • Dermatology

    Board Certifications

    • Dermatology
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    • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Shaving of Skin Lesion
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    • Acne
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Athlete's Foot
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Benign Skin Lesion
    • Benign Tumor
    • Birthmark
    • Boil
    • Cancer
    • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
    • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
    • Cellulitis
    • Cold Sore
    • Dermatitis
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dry Skin
    • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
    • Excessive Sweating
    • Folliculitis
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Genital Herpes
    • Granuloma of Skin
    • Hair Loss
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hives
    • Impetigo
    • Intertrigo
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    • Itchy Skin
    • Jock Itch
    • Keloid Scar
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Lichen Planus
    • Melanoma
    • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
    • Parapsoriasis
    • Pemphigus
    • Plant Poisoning (Non-Food)
    • Plantar Wart
    • Psoriasis
    • Rash
    • Ringworm
    • Rosacea
    • Scabies
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Seborrheic Keratosis
    • Shingles
    • Skin Cancer
    • Skin Discoloration
    • Skin Infections
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Sunburn
    • Varicose Veins
    • Warts
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Graduated in 2008

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fernandez & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Fernandez's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Fernandez has admitting privileges:

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    • Carroll County Memorial Hospital

    • University of Missouri Health Care

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fernandez

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    Office Locations

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    UNIVERSITY OF IOWA HOSPITALS AND CLINICS
    200 Hawkins Dr
    Iowa City, IA 52242
    (800) 777-8442 (Office)
    (319) 356-7533 (Fax)
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  5. How was your experience with Dr. Fernandez?

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    How was your experience with Dr. Fernandez?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandez to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Fernandez
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Fernandez
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

    We will be sending you a link to verify your survey.

    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.