Dr. Vania Fernandez, MD

Dr. Vania Fernandez, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Vania Fernandez, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Hollywood, FL. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

3702 Washington St Ste 101

Hollywood, FL 33021

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
high
more than 88% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 85% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
high
more than 77% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fernandez "As an interventional pain management physician, Dr.Fernandez treats pain originating from every area of the body. Her goal is to relieve, reduce or manage pain and improve a patient's overall quality of life through minimally invasive techniques specifically designed to diagnose and treat painful conditions."
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Meml Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Fernandez does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Fernandez and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Fernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fernandez to family and friends
4.6
based on 21 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Fernandez'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
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Aventura FL |
What makes me define Dr. Fernandez as a special Doctor, is the level of knowledge and confidence in the treatment she proposes. You know, when you need a Doctor that has the time to hear you explain how much it hurts, where it hurts, and then shows the empathy that we, pain patients need and...more
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in Indianapolis, IN |
Dr. Fernandez is a wonderful pain management Dr. who helps us feel better with her knowledge and expertise of pain related issues we have ...
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in Hollywood, FL |
I have been seeing Dr. Fernandez for close to 4 years. She is professional, caring, listens to what the patient has to say, just the total package! Her entire staff care about the patient and I would highly recommended her services to all my family and friends!
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Hollywood, FL |
She is very professional,is very good at explaining in detail the procedures and how it is done. Will answer all questions and is very patient and does not rush. The results for me has been excellent.
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in Hollywood, FL |
I was very lucky to find Dr Fernandez . After visiting 4 other doctors I had excruciating pain in my right hip after I received an injection in my hip at home in Pittsburgh. Dr Fernandez decided to do another injection the correct way . I didn't feel a thing and I was pain free after in a few...more
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Dr. Fernandez accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO

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Hospitals where Dr. Fernandez has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital
3663 S Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33133
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