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Dr. Leopoldo Fernandez, MD

Surgical Oncology*
5.0 (1)
Map Pin Small Richmond, VA
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20 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Leopoldo Fernandez, MD

Dr. Leopoldo Fernandez, MD is a Surgical Oncology Specialist in Richmond, VA. They specialize in Surgical Oncology, has 20 years of experience, and is board certified in Complex General Surgical Oncology. They graduated from TARUMANAGARA UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with VCU Medical Center Main Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Fernandez an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Fernandez works at Practice in Richmond, VA with other offices in Prince George, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Cholangiocarcinoma and Pancreatic Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Fernandez's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Department of Veteran Affairs
    1201 Broad Rock Blvd, Richmond, VA 23224 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (804) 675-5000
  2. 2
    Vcu Health Adult Outpatient Pavilion - Dermatology
    1001 E Leigh St, Richmond, VA 23298 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (804) 628-3111
  3. 3
    Vcu Health Waterside Commons - Laboratory Services
    2035 Waterside Rd # 100, Prince George, VA 23875 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (804) 628-3111
  4. 4
    Office
    9000 Stony Point Pkwy Fl 1, Richmond, VA 23235 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (804) 628-2322

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  • VCU Medical Center Main Hospital

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Cholangiocarcinoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Liver Cancer
Biliary Atresia
Colorectal Cancer
Intestinal Obstruction
Pelvic Abscess
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Abdominal Pain
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Varices
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallstones
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroparesis
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Lipomas
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Lung Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Partial Lung Collapse
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Bladder Surgery
Colectomy
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Cystotomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastrotomy
Hepatectomy
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Liver Tumor Ablation
Laparotomy
Lumpectomy
Lymphadenectomy with Robotic Assist
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mastectomy
Nephrectomy
Nephrectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Appendectomy
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy
Puncture Aspiration
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Leopoldo Fernandez, MD

    Specialties*
    • Surgical Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1639360753
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • TARUMANAGARA UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Complex General Surgical Oncology and General Surgery
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    Dr. Fernandez has seen patients for Cholangiocarcinoma and Pancreatic Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Fernandez on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    1 patients have reviewed Dr. Fernandez. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Fernandez.

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