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About Dr. Silvia P Fernandez

Dr. Silvia P Fernandez, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Miami, FL, with other offices in Lake Worth, FL and Lake Worth, FL (and 1 other location). She has 17 years of experience. Her specialties include Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, Psychiatry and Neurology. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

6 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Silvia P Fernandez is Great. Dr. Silvia P Fernandez has been rated by 6 patients. From those 6 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Silvia P Fernandez is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Miami Cancer Institute

8900 N Kendall Dr
Miami, FL 33176
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Palm Beach Behavioral Health

5511 S Congress Ave Ste 105
Lake Worth, FL 33462
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David S Husted Md

5503 S Congress Ave Ste 205
Lake Worth, FL 33462
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Silvia Paola Fernandez Md

9350 SW 72nd St Ste 200
Miami, FL 33173
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Specialties

Dr. Silvia P Fernandez has the following 4 specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Mood Disorders
  • Depression
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Personality Disorder
  • Psychoanalysis
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Schizophrenia
  • Clinical Depression
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Mental Illness
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Depressive Disorder

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  • Education

    17 Years Experience

  • Universidad De Monterrey (Udem)

    Graduated in 2001

  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Silvia P Fernandez accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
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  • Multiplan
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