Dr. Benigno Fernandez, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryMaleAge 57

Dr. Fernandez

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center

17720 Corporate Woods Dr San Antonio, TX 78259

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(210) 491-9400

Dr. Benigno Fernandez, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in San Antonio, TX and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Ponce School of Medical medical school in 1990. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fernandez to book an appointment.

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Dr. Fernandez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandez treats Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Suicidal Ideation
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Dr. Fernandez treats Suicidal Ideation more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandez treats Psychosis Due to Mental Illness more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez's conditions and procedures:

  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anorexia
  • Autism
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Fernandez accepts the following insurance:

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Benigno Fernandez, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in San Antonio, TX and has over 31 years of experience in the medical field. He...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Education

1995
U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1993
U Tex Hlth Sci Ctr
Residency Hospital
1990
Ponce School of Medical
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Benigno Fernandez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fernandez frequently treats Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders), Suicidal Ideation, and Psychosis Due to Mental Illness. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Fernandez treats.

Where is Dr. Benigno Fernandez, MD's office located?

Dr. Fernandez's office is located at 17720 Corporate Woods Dr, San Antonio, TX 78259. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center

Laurel Ridge Treatment Center17720 Corporate Woods Dr San Antonio, TX 78259
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