Dr. Joseph I Fernandez MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Joseph Fernandez is an orthopedic surgeon in Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and South Miami Hospital. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Fernandez accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 66 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 27 at South Miami Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Hospital of Miami
High performing in Orthopedics

South Miami Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

University of Miami Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988–1993

American Sports Medicine Institute
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 1993–1994

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 18 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • ODS Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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