Dr. Keshani Fernando, MD

Nephrology •  Female • Age 45
  
Dr. Fernando
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Jersey Coast Nephrology

1008 Commons Way Bldg G Toms River, NJ 08755

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(732) 818-0700

Dr. Keshani Fernando, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Toms River, NJ and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fernando has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in her area. She graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School medical school in 2000. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Community Medical Center and Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fernando to book an appointment.


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Dr. Fernando accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Practice Areas

Nephrological Conditions

Nephrological conditions specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the kidneys, including chronic kidney disease, kidney injury, kidney stones, and lupus nephritis.Compare with other Nephrological Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 58% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Acute Kidney Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernando treats Acute Kidney Failure more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Fernando treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernando treats Kidney Disease more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Fernando treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fernando treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Fernando treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

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Dr. Fernando's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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    she is so caring and intelligent
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Keshani Fernando, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Toms River, NJ and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fernando has more experience with Nephrological Conditions than other specialists in her area. She graduated from UM...Read more

    Specialties

    • Nephrology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Nephrology

    Education

    2005
    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2003
    Umdnj-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2000
    UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    Locations

    Jersey Coast Nephrology

    Jersey Coast Nephrology1008 Commons Way Bldg G Toms River, NJ 08755
    1
    Jersey Coast Nephrology1541 Route 88 Ste A Brick, NJ 08724
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

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    Community Medical Center

    Toms River, NJ

    58% Patient experience rating, 11% lower than the national average

    Hackensack Meridian Health Southern Ocean Medical Center

    Manahawkin, NJ

    68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

    Jersey Shore University Medical Center

    Neptune, NJ

    72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

    • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

    Monmouth Medical Center- Southern Campus

    Lakewood, NJ

    74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

    Ocean Medical Center

    Brick, NJ

    69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

    • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)