Dr. Rui Fernandes, MD

Dr. Rui Fernandes, MD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(12)
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Dr. Rui Fernandes, MD is a dentist who practices in Jacksonville, FL. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 13 years.

653 W 8th St Fl 3

Jacksonville, FL 32209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

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Facial Reconstruction
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteosarcoma
very high
more than 98% of peers
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fernandes "As a head and neck surgeon, I take pride in caring for my patients and providing them with cutting edge treatment for their cancer diagnosis. My intent is to offer the most sophisticated reconstruction with the goal of restoring the best quality of life for my patients."
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Palate
  • Cough
  • Deafness
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Tumor of the Head and-or Neck
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Melanoma
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Salivary Gland Tumors
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • TMJ
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillitis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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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.

Education

  • Boston U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Boston University / Goldman School Of Dental Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fernandes has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fernandes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fernandes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandes to family and friends
4.7
based on 12 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fernandes' 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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Dawson, Ga. |
He did oral and neck dissection on my husband. He did a great job. The nurses working in his hospital unit were very good as well.
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Dr. Fernandes accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Dental PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP

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Hospitals where Dr. Fernandes has admitting privileges

Saint Vincent's Medical Center Southside
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Uf Health Jacksonville
655 W 8th St
Jacksonville, FL 32209
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