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Internal Medicine

Sub Specialty:
Infectious Diseases

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Bedford
UPMC Horizon
UPMC Northwest
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Jameson

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
37 Patient
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Center for Care of Infectious Diseases
Falk Medical Building
3601 Fifth Ave.
7th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-0996


Infectious Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine


MD, K J Somaiya Medical College and K J Somaiya Hospital, Mumbai Bombay, India

Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College,
Maharashtra, India

Crozer - Chester Medical Center,
Upland, PA

Temple University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

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December 02, 2019

Dr. Fernandez was courteous, knowledgeable and explained the lab results in depth.

October 16, 2019

I think Dr. Carolyn is an excellent Dr.

September 26, 2019

Excellent physician

July 12, 2019

Very Professional and answered all my questions.

July 10, 2019

I appreciate Dr. Fernandes. she has the specific knowledge I need for my condition. She herself made time to see me quickly. (Her office suggested appointment dates later in the month.)

July 03, 2019

she was wonderful, very thorough and kind

June 10, 2019


May 14, 2019

very good

April 17, 2019

Dr. Caroline Fernandez may be the absolute best physician that I have spent time with. She is so specific to detail and knowledgeable and above all caring. I really couldn't compliment the lady enough!!

April 15, 2019

wonderful and very caring doctor