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Dr. Joseph Fernandez, MD
Dr. Joseph Ignacio Fernandez MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Joseph Fernandez has 2 office locations.
8940 N Kendall Dr
Ste 101E
Miami, FL 33176

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Fernandez, Orthopaedic Surgeon: Sports Medicine is Excellent. Dr. Fernandez has been reviewed by 33 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 2.96 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.9
  • Currently 2.9 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
  • Currently 3.48 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5416666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.5833333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Fernandez, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Tennis Elbow

Education & Awards

Dr. Fernandez graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 12 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Miami, FL
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)
America's Top Orthopedists Consumer Research Council of Americ *
America's Top Physicians Consumer Research Council of America *
Consumer Research Council of America America's Top Physicians *
Consumers' Guide to Top Doctors Consumers' Checkbook Magazine *
Florida's Top Doctors Florida Monthly *
Miami's Best Doctors Miami Magazine *
The Best Orthopedic Surgeons in America Castle Connolly *


Dr. Fernandez has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital Of Miami Inc 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Fernandez accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • AvMed Health Plans - 5 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans


  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Joseph I. Fernandez practice?
Dr. Joseph Fernandez practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Miami, FL.
See Miami Orthopedic Surgeons.