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Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD

Critical Care Surgery* Age 66
Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD
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Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Tyler, TX.
Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD
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Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD

Critical Care Surgery* Age 66
Tyler, TX
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience
Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Tyler, TX.

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Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Tyler, TX and has 41 years experience. They graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine. They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with UT Health Tyler. Dr. Fernandez has experience treating conditions like Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Fernandez received an average rating of 5.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 5 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Fernandez is board certified in Critical Care Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Rib Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Rib Fracture
Traumatic Brain Injury
Abdominal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bone Cancer
Burn Injuries
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
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Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Ischemic Colitis
Lung Abscess
Lymphangioma
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Secondary Malignancies
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Bunion Surgery
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Colectomy
Cystotomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Duodenal Polypectomy
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Frenectomy
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastrotomy
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparotomy
Lumpectomy
Mastectomy
Meniscus Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Appendectomy
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Skin Grafts
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

Insurance Accepted

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  • Choice Plus POS II
    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
    Open Choice PPO
    Signature Administrators PPO
  • Superior Health Plan
  • BestChoice PPO
    Blue Essentials HMO
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Locations

  1. 1 East Texas Medical Center Trauma Services
    1020 E Idel St, Tyler, TX 75701
    Monday
    07:30 - 16:00
    Tuesday
    07:30 - 16:00
    Wednesday
    07:30 - 16:00
    Thursday
    07:30 - 16:00
    Friday
    07:30 - 16:00
  2. 2 Office
    910 E Houston St Ste 530, Tyler, TX 75702
  3. 3 Ut Health Tyler
    1000 S Beckham Ave, Tyler, TX 75701

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Jun 20, 2018
Dr Fernandez took care of my husband after a very serious car accident 18 yrs ago. Because of the excellent surgery skills of Dr Fernandez, my husband made a full recovery ahead of schedule!!! We are so grateful and highly recommend Dr Fernandez!!!
Pat Marrs in Dallas , TX — Jun 20, 2018
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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine in 1983. He specializes in Critical Care Surgery.
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Specialties*
Critical Care Surgery
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara School of Medicine
    1983
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Fernandez's profile.

Dr. Fernandez frequently treats the following conditions: Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD is affiliated with UT Health Tyler.

Yes, Dr. Luis Fernandez, MD holds board certification in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • UT Health Tyler

    1000 S Beckham Ave, Tyler, TX