Evans R. Fernández Pérez, MD, MSc

Evans R. Fernández Pérez
Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Section of Critical Care Medicine
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016
  • Recognized as 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® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • Special Interests

    Clinical Interests

    Epidemiology, clinical outcome and translational research in Interstital Lung Disease and Intensive Care Medicine

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    Education

    Education
    Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra, School of Medicine (Santiago, Dominican Republic), MD
    Mayo Graduate School College of Medicine (Rochester, MN), MSc
    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, 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.

    Fernández Pérez ER, Krishnamoorthy M, Brown KK, Huie TJ, Fischer A, Solomon JJ, Meehan RT, Olson AL, Achcar RD, Swigris JJ.  FEV1 over time in patients with connective tissue disease-related bronchiolitis.  Respir Med. 2013 Jun;107(6):883-9.

    Fernández Pérez ER, Frankel SK.  Eosinophilic Lung Diseases.  Clin Pulm Med.  2013 Nov;  20(6): 280-291.

    Fernández Pérez ER. Granulomatous lymphocytic interstitial lung disease. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2012 Nov;32(4):621-32.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Colorado Acute Long Term Hospital
    • Rose Medical Center
    • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver

    Academic Affiliations

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine, University of Colorado Denver

    Teaching & Professional Positions

    2008-Present: Assistant Professor of Medicine, National Jewish Health
    2006-2008: Instructor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN)

    Contact Information

    • Office: 877.225.5654
    • Fax: 303.398.1040

     

    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.

    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
     

    Friendliness
    4.8

    Recommended to others
    4.7

    Explanation of problem/condition
    4.7

    Shows concerns for your questions
    4.7

    Includes you in decisions
    4.7

    Spoke using clear language
    4.6

    Amount of time spent with you
    4.7

    Confidence in your doctor
    4.7
     

    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 PatientMay, 2016
    Dr. Fernandez is one of the finest physicians that has cared for me. He is professional, kind, compassionate and clinically astute. More that once he has called me to check on the status of my respiratory problems. On one occasion he spent more than 30 minutes on the phone with my insurance company to petition for a medication that my insurance company had denied; He was successful in getting it approved.

    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    I have always been SATISFIED with the care given to me when I have appointments here at NJH.

    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    I have nothing but good experience during my visit here. And I will try to help with donations if I am-able to financially.

    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    I give glowing recommendations RR National Jeswish on a frequent basis.

    National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2016
    Definitely a world class institution.

    National Jewish Health PatientJanuary, 2016
    VERY GOOD