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

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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(16)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Nishan Fernando is Excellent. Dr. Fernando has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
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Promptness 4.3
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Courteous Staff 4.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Clinical Research
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Epidemiology
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C
  • Leukemia

Education & Awards

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

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Fernando has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Northside Forsyth Hospital 
  • Northside Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Nishan H Fernando MD is a male Internist, has 14 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Nishan H. Fernando practice?
Dr. Nishan Fernando has 5 office locations.
Dr. Nishan Fernando practices Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology near Cumming, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Alpharetta, GA and Atlanta, GA.
See Cumming Internists, Cumming Hematologists, and Cumming Oncologists.