Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
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Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD
Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Myrtle Beach, SC. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 24 years. Dr. Fernandez is affiliated with Grand Strand Health – Grand Strand Medical Center.

Grand Strand Surgical Specialists-Trauma & General Surgery

849 82nd Pkwy

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Contact Information
Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD

Dr. Carlos Fernandez, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare

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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.
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Dr. Fernandez's Experience

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Dr. Fernandez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
4

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Acute Care Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Trauma Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
18

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Appendicitis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Enteritis
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
12

Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Colectomy
  • Cystectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • National University of Colombia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • National University of Colombia
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • National University of Colombia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Tennessee University College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Georgia Regents University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandez to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Fernandez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fernandez accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Fernandez has admitting privileges

Grand Strand Health – Grand Strand Medical Center
809 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
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