Dr. Carmella Fernandez, MD

Dr. Carmella Fernandez, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Carmella Fernandez, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Naples, FL and has been practicing for 2 years. She graduated from Robert Wood Johnso Med Sch in 2006 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery.

1012 Goodlette Rd N Ste 101

Naples, FL 34102

Contact Information

(239) 777-9321

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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1  Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fernandez does not have any board certifications listed.

28  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

16  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Robert Wood Johnso Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Main Line Hospital - Lankenau
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Rutgers University
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fernandez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandez to family and friends
33 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

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Dr. Fernandez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (31)

Dr. Fernandez is an outstanding orthopedic doctor who impressed me (and my wife) very highly with the evaluation of my broken finger and the detailed, appropriate healing care required. She is a devoted doctor who really cares about her patient and is willing to invest the necessary amount of...more
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We were recently in Florida when my mom broke her finger. Not knowing any local doctors , we found Dr. Fernandez through these reviews. She delivered beyond our expectations. Besides being an extremely good doctor, she is also thorough, patient, friendly, helpful and compassionate. She went above...more
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Dr. Fernandez is a caring, compassionate, and highly skilled physician. I would highly recommend her. She takes her time with patients and makes sure all your questions are answered. She saw me on an emergency basis and did everything she could to take care of me and to coordinate my care with...more
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Had my first appointment with Dr. Fernandez yesterday after putting it off for months because the memory of past injections was still fresh. It was so easy and everyone was extremely nice. The office manger/reception person James was just as nice in the flesh as he was when I was scheduling my...more
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Professional, compassionate, attentive Doctor and Person! She KNOWS her stuff!!! At the time of the visit my husband was in a hospital and I wish his doctor was as awesome as Dr. Fernandez. I am so glad I went to see her about my hand pain. She explained everything from what was going on to how...more
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