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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Dr. Fernandez's Experience

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 Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

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
24 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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 (23)

I fractured my hip in a biking accident while on vacation in Naples. I met Dr. Fernandez in the ER, and what immediately struck me was her high level of professionalism and calming, reassuring manner. My injury was quite frightening, but she explained it very clearly and in lay terms, using the...more
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Dr. Fernandez is a perfect pairing of skill, commitment, and caring for her patients and their individual needs. Her warm unassuming manner makes even the most anxious patient feel at ease. I have complete confidence in her and will forever appreciate her willingness to work me in her extremely...more
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Awesome Dr., caring concerned and patient. Obviously very skilled and knowledgeable.
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She helped our family through a hard time... She quickly fit us in for an appointment, got him into surgery very fast, and back to work as soon as possible! Great results and she is very easy to talk with. Even the Radiology techs spoke highly about her and her attention to detail!!! We highly...more
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I highly recommend Dr. Carmella Fernandez. I crushed both elbows and she performed a nine hour surgery to put them back in working order. I was in full arm casts for only two and a half weeks and then titanium splints for four weeks. Through her great skills in the initial surgery then removing the...more
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