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Internist, Hematology Specialist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
13 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nishan Fernando is Excellent. Dr. Fernando has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Nishan Fernando, MD is board certified in Hematology and Medical Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Clinical Research
  • Epidemiology
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Fernando graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)


Dr. Fernando has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Saint Joseph'S Hospital Of Atlanta 
  • Emory Dunwoody Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Nishan Fernando MD is a male Internist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Nishan Fernando practice?
Dr. Nishan Fernando has 3 office locations.
Dr. Nishan Fernando practices Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology near Cumming, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Alpharetta, GA.
See Cumming Internists, Cumming Hematologists, and Cumming Oncologists.