Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 51
Dr. Fernandez
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Grand Strand Surgical Care

849 82ND PKWY Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has over 27 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from National University of Colombia medical school in 1993. He is affiliated with medical facilities CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center - Bergan Mercy and Grand Strand Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fernandez to book an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

We strive to provide a high level of surgical care for trauma patients in the Coastal Carolina region and surrounding communities. All our surgical specialists, including our specially trained trauma and general surgeons must be available 24/7 for patient trauma care at Grand Strand Medical Center.


  • General Surgery
  • Acute Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Trauma Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery


Georgia Regents University
Fellowship Hospital
Baptist Medical Center - Princeton
Internship Hospital
Tennessee University College of Medicine
Residency Hospital
Erlanger Medical Center Baroness Campus
Internship Hospital
National University of Colombia
Medical School
National University of Colombia
Undergraduate School


  • Spanish
  • English


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Dr. Fernandez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Rib Fracture

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandez treats Rib Fracture more than 83% of his peers

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

Traumatic Brain Injury

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandez treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

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Appendectomy, Laparoscopic

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Dr. Fernandez performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez performs this procedure more than 35% of his peers

Dr. Fernandez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cystectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enteritis
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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