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Dr. Fernando Carreira, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.8 (16)
Map Pin Small Englewood, CO
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Fernando Carreira, MD

Dr. Fernando Carreira, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Englewood, CO. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Sky Ridge Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center, Parker Adventist Hospital and Littleton Adventist Hospital. Dr. Carreira, completed a residency at University of Colorado. Patients rated Dr. Carreira an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Carreira works at South Denver Gastroenterology in Englewood, CO with other offices in Parker, CO. They frequently treat conditions like Celiac Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Carreira's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Health One - South Denver Endoscopy Center
    499 E Hampden Ave Ste 420, Englewood, CO 80113 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (303) 788-8888
    Monday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Tuesday
    Closed
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Parker
    9399 Crown Crest Blvd Ste 411, Parker, CO 80138 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (303) 788-8888

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Sky Ridge Medical Center
  • Swedish Medical Center
  • Parker Adventist Hospital
  • Littleton Adventist Hospital

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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
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ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Manometry
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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
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Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
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Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
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Esophageal Diseases
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Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fibromyalgia
Gait Abnormality
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Gas-Bloat Syndrome
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Gastrojejunal Ulcer
Gastroptosis
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Hepatitis B - Immune Response
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Hepatorenal Syndrome
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Hypokalemia
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Muscle Weakness
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Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
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Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
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Overweight
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Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pollen Allergy
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Gastroenterology Procedures
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
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Impedance Testing
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pH Probe
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Screening Colonoscopy
VAP Lipid Testing
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    4.8
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    Specialties*
    • Gastroenterology

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1396812251
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Colorado
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Colorado
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Colorado Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Gastroenterology
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    Dr. Carreira has seen patients for Celiac Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Carreira on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    16 patients have reviewed Dr. Carreira. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Carreira.

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