Dr. K Fernando, MD

Dr. K Fernando, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. K Fernando, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Colombo, Faculty Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in rheumatology.

3722 Central Ave Ste 2

Fort Myers, FL 33901

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

60  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

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 Colombo, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Coney Island Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Long Island College Hospital Coney
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fernando has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernando's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernando to family and friends
17 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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  • 1

Dr. Fernando's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He is always concerned about my health and conditions of fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis. I receive good medication management that helps to relieve symptoms and pain. He gives thorough exams for pain measurement. I feel his is a bit too tight-lipped as to his examination into thoughts and notes...more
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