Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD

Child & Adolescent PsychiatryFemaleAge 47

Dr. Fernandez
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Lawnwood Behavioral Health Services

1700 S 23rd St Fort Pierce, FL 34950

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(561) 803-8219

Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD is a Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Specialist in Fort Pierce, FL. Dr. Fernandez has more experience with Psychotic Disorders and Addiction & Substance Abuse than other specialists in her area. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fernandez to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Fernandez

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Fernandez treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Fernandez treats other conditions, please contact the office at (561) 803-8219.

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that cause severe mental symptoms and disconnection from reality, such as schizophrenia, delusional disorder, and substance-induced psychosis.Compare with other Psychotic Disorders specialists.

Dr. Fernandez is experienced in the area of Psychotic Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizophrenia
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High
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Very High
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Addiction & Substance Abuse

Addiction and substance abuse specialists diagnose and treat people who have become physically dependent or addicted to drugs and alcohol through treatments including counseling, detoxifcation, inpatient rehabilitation, and medication.Compare with other Addiction & Substance Abuse specialists.

Dr. Fernandez is experienced in the area of Addiction & Substance Abuse. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

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Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
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Dr. Fernandez's conditions and procedures:

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Behavior Therapy
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conversion Disorder
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Developmental and Learning Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorder
  • Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Paranoid Personality Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy
  • Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Dr. Fernandez accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Blue Cross Accord
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
UnitedHealthCare
United Behavioral Health
United Healthcare
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Dr. Fernandez's Reviews

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About Me

Care Philosophy

We are commitment to providing superior psychiatric and therapeutic services to our patients by addressing all their mental health needs to assist them...Read more

Biography

This physician is accepting telehealth visits. Dr. Silvia P Fernandez is a Psychiatry Specialist in Port St Lucie, Florida. She graduated with honors in...Read more

Specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine

Education

2011
University Of Miami
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Mayo International Health Program Scholarship Recipient, 2008
  • Dean’s List Recipient, Fall and Spring Semester, 2000
  • Cum Laude Medical School, 2001

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Fernandez has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fernandez frequently treats Psychotic Disorders and Addiction & Substance Abuse. See all practice areas where Dr. Fernandez specializes.

Where is Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD's office located?

Dr. Fernandez's office is located at 1700 S 23rd St, Fort Pierce, FL 34950. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Silvia Fernandez, MD speak?

Dr. Fernandez speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Lawnwood Behavioral Health Services

Lawnwood Behavioral Health Services Inpatient1700 S 23rd St Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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