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Dr. Jyotika Fernandes, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 53

Dr. Fernandes

Dr. Jyotika Fernandes, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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Dr. Fernandes accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Dr. Fernandes' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandes treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Fernandes treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Abnormal Thyroid
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandes treats Abnormal Thyroid more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Fernandes treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Thyroid Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernandes treats Thyroid Cancer more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Fernandes treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell

Dr. Fernandes' conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Jyotika Fernandes, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital
Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
Residency Hospital
University Tx Med School At Houston
Residency Hospital
1989
Christian Medical College, Ludhiana, Baba Farid University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1989

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Dr. Fernandes' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fernandes

3.6

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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