Evans Fernández, MD, MS Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Evans Fernández, MD, is a pulmonologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Fernández Pérez is in the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. Associate Professor Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Department of Medicine 5280 Top Doctors 2020 Previously a 5280 Top Doctor America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2019-2020 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.9 out of 5 stars 144 Patient Ratings 34 Patient Comments Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Department of Medicine Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (Adult) Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD) Program Rose Medical Center Critical Care Service Swedish Medical Center Critical Care Service Specialties & Conditions Autoimmune Lung Diseases Bronchiolitis Interstitial Lung Disease (ILD)/Pulmonary Fibrosis Vasculitis Research Areas Pulmonary Disease Research, Other Related Clinical Trials Can Investigational Medication Benefit FHP Patients? Predicting ILD from Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Special Interests Clinical Interests Epidemiology, clinical outcome and translational research in Interstital Lung Disease and Intensive Care Medicine See More View Publications Education Education Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, School of Medicine (Santiago, Dominican Republic), MD Mayo Graduate School College of Medicine (Rochester, MN), MS Residency Beth Israel University Hospital and Manhattan Campus for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (New York, NY), Fellowship Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN), Multidisciplinary Critical Care Medicine Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN), Pulmonary Medicine Board Certification Internal Medicine Pulmonary Diseases Critical Care Medicine Professional Memberships American College of Chest Physicians American Thoracic Society ALAT Publications Fernández Pérez ER, Kong A, Raimundo K, Koelsch TL, Kulkarni R, Cole AL. Epidemiology of Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis among an Insured Population in the United States: A Claims-Based Cohort Analysis. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018; 15(4):460-69. Chung JH, Zhan X, Cao M, Koelsch TL, Gomez DC, Brown KK, Lynch DA, Russell G, Fernández Pérez ER. Presence of Air-Trapping and Mosaic Attenuation on Chest CT Predicts Survival in Chronic Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Mannina A, Chung JH, Swigris JJ, Solomon JJ, Huie TJ, Yunt ZX, Truong TQ, Brown KK, Achcar RD, Olson AL, Cox CW, Kligerman SJ, Curran-Everett D, Fernández Pérez ER. Clinical Predictors of a Diagnosis of Common Variable Immunodeficiency-related Granulomatous-Lymphocytic Interstitial Lung Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016. Fernández Pérez ER, Brown KK. Fibrotic Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Curr Respir Care Rep. 2014(3);4:170-178. Fernández Pérez ER, Swigris JJ, Forssén AV, Tourin O, Solomon JJ, Huie TJ, Olson AL, Brown KK. Identifying an inciting antigen is associated with improved survival in patients with chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis. Chest. 2013 Nov;144(5):1644-51. Hospital Affiliations Colorado Acute Long Term HospitalRose Medical CenterSt. Joseph Hospital - Denver Academic Affiliations Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Conflicts of Interest National Jewish Health physicians and scientists may collaborate with pharmaceutical or other industries to develop medical and scientific breakthroughs or to provide education on trends in quality medical practice and outcomes to physicians and health professionals around the country. 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Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654Fax: 303.270.2130 Locations National Jewish Health Main Campus 1400 Jackson St. Denver, CO 80206 Critical Care & Hospital Medicine at Rose Medical Center 4567 E 9th Ave, 1st Floor Denver, CO 80220 Saint Joseph Hospital 1835 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80218 Patient Ratings The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. This survey is about the patient care experience and does not address crucial characteristics like medical decision-making, prescribing the best therapy, and patient outcomes. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. Provider showed concern 4.9 Friendliness 4.9 Spoke using clear language 4.9 Provider explained things clearly 4.9 Amount of time spent with you 4.9 Provider included you in decisions 4.8 Confidence in your doctor 4.9 Likelihood of recommending this provider 4.8 Comments Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2020 Excellent care. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2020 Exceptional encounter. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2020 Excellent experience as always with *Dr. Fernandez Evans. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2020 *Dr. Fernandez is outstanding. He is very knowledgeable and LISTENS. He takes his time, explains in detail and makes sure you understand everything that was discussed. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 *Dr. Fernandez is a very professional doctor. He is delightful. I am very lucky. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 friendly and professional National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 My previous doctor had retired, and I was thinking about going somewhere else until the pandemic made everything a little harder. I was able to get a fast appointment at NJH, and was very pleased with Dr. Fernandez. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 excellent as usual. I'm very confident in care provided. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 Dr. Fernandez has always shown genuine concern and compassion for my condition National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 wish I lived closer so Dr. Fernandez would be the only Dr. to see National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 I only wish I had come to NJH two years ago. The whole process was excellent. Dr. Fernandez is exceptionally bright and caring. show more National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2020 I am just so thankful for Dr. Fernandez. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2020 He is wonderful National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2020 I cannot say enough praise for Dr Fernandez. He saved my life on more than one occasion. [phi] National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2020 dr. Fernandez is the best National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2020 very good visit with care provider via telehealth National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 really appreciated candor. Dr. spoke to me without focusing on his computer screen. appreciated that. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 Dr. Fernandez always great. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 Dr Fernandez cares more about my care than many other dr's do National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2020 Dr. Fernandez is professional, caring, and compassionate. He provided realistic hope. All the docs at National Jewish have been outstanding. I would rate Dr Fernandez one of the 2 top docs who connects with ease to the patient. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2020 He listens and explains thoroughly National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2020 I always feel comfortable with Dr. Fernandez and he always spends the time necessary with me. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2020 Dr Evans Fernandez is so exceptional that I travel from [another state] for appointments to see him. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2020 Doctor is very knowledgeable and shows genuine concern for his patients. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2019 Dr. Fernandez is one of the best doctors I've interacted with. I would recommend him to everyone National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2019 good. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2019 *Dr. Fernandez just couldn't be better! I have recommended him. He was going out the door to go home when they told him they'd just found a [new problem] & he came back just to see me. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2019 *Dr. Fernandez is professional, caring, respectful. He listens & answers questions. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2019 Always pleased with care and service prot. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 I have a great respect for Dr Fernández Pérez, he is highly intelligent for a physician, which in itself says considerable about him. [unrelated]. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Dr. Evans attention to details is impressive and his willingness to explain with patience the chosen course of treatment. His attention is always single-minded in the patient during the whole visit. His flexibility in making room for seeing me with such short notice is commendable. It is a real blessing having a doctor that combines top-notch scientific accuracy with great care for the patient. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2019 Dr Fernandez was excellent. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2019 Dr. great as always. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2019 A true healer.