Dr. Ralph Fernandez Jr, MD

Dr. Ralph Fernandez Jr, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Ralph Fernandez Jr, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Lafayette, LA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Louisiana State University in 1985 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

4640 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy

Lafayette, LA 70508

Contact Information

(337) 984-1050

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Endometriosis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 91% of peers
HIV Screening
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Fernandez Jr'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fernandez Jr "Patient oriented, passionate care"

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fernandez Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

35  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Louisiana State University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Mississippi
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fernandez Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fernandez Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernandez Jr's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandez Jr to family and friends
16 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Fernandez Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Absolutely love Dr. Fernandez. He takes his time talking to you and explaining everything in detail. Very friendly and I felt extremely comfortable with him! Would definitely recommend!
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Dr Fernandez is a very caring doctor! He spends time with his patients and listens to every concern! He make you feel comfortable and is compassionate!
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I have been a patient of Dr. Fernandez for over 25 years and he has always been a wonderful, caring doctor who will put you and your health issues first.
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Very good bedside manner. Makes sure you know everything that's going on. Fabulous Doctor and staff. They all make you very comfortable.
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Dr. Fernandez really cares about his patients. He takes extra time with you and listens to your concerns and does his best to give you excellent care. I know this because before I came to see him, I visited several different doctors looking for an answer to my medical needs. I can honestly say that...more
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