Dr. Fernando Fernandez, MD

Dr. Fernando Fernandez, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
72 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Fernando Fernandez, MD is a pediatrics specialist in North Kansas City, MO and has been practicing for 43 years. He specializes in pediatrics and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read his story

Fernando Fernandez, M.D.

2750 Clay Edwards Dr Ste 320

North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Freedom Health
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Missouri Care
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • 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 Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Fernandez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fernandez "I have been a practicing pediatrician for over 40 years with the last 29 based in Kansas City. In August of 1987, I established N.W. Pediatric Care as the first bilingual (English & Spanish) pediatric clinic in the Kansas City Northland. Our staff always strives for high quality, efficient, and prompt services to meet your child's medical needs. N.W. Pediatric Care is recognized as a Level 2 Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fernandez "Taking care of the medical needs of children has been one of the many joys in my life. Trained in Pediatrics at West Virginia University in Morgantown and Endocrinology at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, I work with a patient-centered approach that provides a unique experience for your child and family. Ensuring quality care is at the forefront of everything I do as a pediatrician."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

28  Conditions Treated

16  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Infant Care
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Preventive Care
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Strep Test
  • Vaccination
  • Weight Maintenance
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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.


  • National Preparatory School, Unam, Mexico City
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1963
  • Faculty Of Medicine, National Autonomous University Of Mexico
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • W Va University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • W Va University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Univ Of Mo Kansas City Childrens Mercy Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

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
22 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My daughter was seen for a physical. She had been prescribed a medication for her acne by a previous Dr who was no longer in practice. I asked to keep meds the same. He changed it anyway. Now my daughter's face is broke out even more. So the pharmacy called to ask him to refill the old meds. He...more
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Gets urgent needs in office quickly , once I didn't have insurance he courtesly still seen my son free of charge when he was 2 weeks . I was frantically crying due to his circumcision
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