- American Board of Family Medicine
Education & Training:
- Idaho State University
- Instituto Superior de Ciencias Medicas de La Habana
As a Family Medicine physician, Dr. Fernandez diagnoses and treats a wide array of ailments for family members both young and old. This multifaceted aspect of Family Medicine is one of the things he greatly enjoys. Every patient presents a new challenge. Dr. Fernandez also likes the fact that in addition to treating existing health problems he is able to focus his patient’s attention on preventive health care. Sharing with them things they can do to get healthy and stay healthy. His belief is it’s always better to “prevent than to prescribe.”
Dr. Fernandez practices what he preaches through outings with his wife and two children that include x-country and alpine skiing, biking and running.