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 2022 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 154 Patient Ratings 36 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 Biomarkers & Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis Progression 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, Harmacek LD, O'Connor BP, Danhorn T, Vestal B, Maier LA, Koelsch TL, Leach SM. Prognostic accuracy of a peripheral blood transcriptome signature in chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis. Thorax. 2022 Jan;77(1):86-90. Fernández Pérez ER, Travis WD, Lynch DA, Brown KK, Johannson KA, Selman M, Ryu JH, Wells AU, Tony Huang YC, Pereira CAC, Scholand MB, Villar A, Inase N, Evans RB, Mette SA, Frazer-Green L. Diagnosis and Evaluation of Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report. Chest. 2021 Aug;160(2):e97-e156. Fernández Pérez ER. Changing trends in age-adjusted pulmonary fibrosis mortality in the USA: a joinpoint regression analysis. Eur Respir J. 2019 Jul;54(1). 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. 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. National Jewish Health maintains a strict conflict of interest policy to ensure that all potential conflicts are clearly visible and that management plans are put in place in order to further innovation and education while ensuring the protection of our patients and the integrity of our research. National Jewish Health publicly discloses any payment to our physicians or scientists. 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Provider showed concern 4.9 Friendliness 5 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 4.9 Confidence in your doctor 4.9 Likelihood of recommending this provider 4.9 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, 2021 Dr. Fernandez was wonderful. He listened carefully, explained what he found as he examined me and addressed my concerns. He ordered a number of diagnostic tests to determine what was causing my [symptoms]. He explained the purpose of all tests thoroughly. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 I always feel that I have the best care possible and I feel very lucky to have Dr. Fernandez as my Dr. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 *Dr. F. always great. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 I travel from [another state] and pay the extra expenses only because I have trust and faith in Dr Fernandez National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 When I start making decisions about curbing the _____ of pushing the envelope _____ sure *Dr. Fernandez will respect me - National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2021 Doctor was awesome! National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Excellent physician National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Dr Fernandez was exceedingly kind and competent. His assessment and evaluation of my condition was thorough. He answered all of my concerns and his explanations were easy to understand. I could not recommend him more highly. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 Dr.Fernandez is an excellent doctor and an asset to national Jewish National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 Excellent dr. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 Dr Fernandez is fabulous show more National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 Delightful National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2021 Seeing Dr. Fernandez is always a gratifying medical experience. I never feel rushed and Dr. Fernandez always describes things and answers questions in easy to understand language. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2021 Dr. Fernandez is phenomenal. He is always thorough and responsive. He listens and spends as much time with me as I need. I trust him and his treatment of me/my condition. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2021 Dr. Fernandez has always had an excellent "bedside manner" so to speak. He's very easy to ask questions of and his answers are knowledgeable and honest. As far as I am concerned - completely trustworthy, friendly, and easy to talk with. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2021 I have always felt *Dr. Fernandez cared about me as a person as well as a patient. He has noticed and questioned things other doctors didn't. I have upmost confidence in him. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2021 Excellent doctor. He explained everything to us. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2021 very clear National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2021 I am a physician, always have questions about new therapies and ongoing new literaton my disease. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2021 Evan Fernandez is my guy!! National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2021 All the staff I have met are professional and courteous. Doctor Evans discussed with me all possible options, and concerning my case he will consult with other doctors, too. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2021 DR. FERNANDEZ called after I returned home to notify me of new information he received on my condition and how he wanted to treat it. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2021 Dr. Fernandez saved my life and I will be forever greatful. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2021 My doctor is fantastic. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2021 Dr. Fernandez is awesome, great Dr. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2021 Dr Fernandez appears to care about me as a person National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2021 seeing Dr. Fernandez is always a positive experience. I feel like I get all my questions answered and the back and forth regarding my lung issues is always easily understandable and a productive dialogue. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2021 Dr. Fernandez always great. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2021 Dr Fernandez has been fantastic since I first met with him in 2016. [Protected health information]. I hope to keep him to my last breath. I trust him, appreciate his obvious caring attitude but most important - his diagnostic and treatment skills are the best! I recommend NJH to friends and they have thanked me. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2021 I feel like they were very professional and had concern about what was going on and how it effected me at that time. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2021 Dr. Fernandez is the best, he has given me years on my life with my lung disease. Thanks to National Jewish and all your crew.. Best ever... National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2021 New doctor. *Dr. Fernandez has a good approach to my treatment. Listened and explained well. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2021 excellent doctor very friendly National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2021 At no time did I feel that he was in a hurry to get to the next appt. 45 minutes is a good allocated time. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2020 Excellent care. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2020 Exceptional encounter.