Dr. Nishan Fernando, MD

Dr. Nishan Fernando, MD

Hematology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Nishan Fernando, MD is a hematology specialist in Sandy Springs, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

1100 Johnson Ferry Rd NE

Sandy Springs, GA 30342

Contact Information

(678) 566-6995

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Fernando performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 98% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Fernando's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

106  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.

Education

  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fernando has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernando's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernando to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Fernando's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Had full body scan because of an issue with blood in urine and a bone lesion. Was referred to Dr Fernando, and saw him today at Northside. I was impressed with the way he looked at all my blood results and explained all components to me to justify his diagnosis. He spoke to me directly and eyeball...more
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