Damian Fernandez, MD

Gastroenterology

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Locations

Tenet Health Central Coast Primary and Specialty Care - Templeton
1220 Las Tablas Rd.
Suite 1418
Templeton, CA 93465
Phone: (805) 434-4315
Fax: (805) 434-6197

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.6 out of 5
129 Ratings
83 Comments

About the Provider

Dr. Fernandez earned his Bachelor’s degree at the University of California Davis and obtained his doctorate in Medicine at the Autonomous University in Guadalajara Mexico. He then completed his internship, residency, and fellowship at Nassau University Medical Center. He was also elected for a leadership role as chief resident managing the training program, lecturing, and mentoring residents and medical students for an additional year after residency.

Dr. Fernandez has also practiced as a Hospitalist in various hospitals in Northern California prior to joining fellowship training. He has gained valuable experience during that year and feels comfortable treating patients with multiple health issues. He believes in a whole care approach to patients and their unique healthcare needs and expectations.

Dr. Fernandez practices general gastroenterology in the diagnosis and treatment of digestive disorders and the performance of endoscopic procedures.

Dr. Fernandez enjoys getting to know patients from all cultural backgrounds. Coming from a mixed background himself, he understands the unique challenges that various patient populations may experience and employs his best to facilitate a smooth and satisfying experience for each patient.

In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, especially outdoors. He is an avid surfer and enjoys traveling in pursuit of different waves and cultural experiences.

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.6
Provider showed concern
4.7
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.5
Provider explained things clearly
4.7
CP spoke using clear language
4.6
Provider included you in decisions
4.5
Patients' confidence in CP
4.4
Likelihood of recommending this provider

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Mar 29, 2022
Liked doctor
Mar 26, 2022
Everything was handled very well ~ easy for me
Mar 26, 2022
Best as one could hope for ...
Mar 19, 2022
Appt went like clockwork
Mar 19, 2022
Excellent
Mar 19, 2022
Well educated
Mar 19, 2022
Very Professional
Mar 12, 2022
Excellent work, friendly and friendly
Mar 12, 2022
Good impression
Mar 7, 2022
Staff & dr are great paitient caring
Mar 7, 2022
All nice slow paitient
Mar 7, 2022
All good clean quiet nice all around experience
Feb 23, 2022
All was well. Met Dr. Fernandez, we discussed my issues, and departed. I have answered another survey regarding this visit, how many do I have to fill out? The visit was fine.
Feb 1, 2022
The nurse practioner and Dr were super nice! Felt comfortable
Jan 13, 2022
Fine he was pleasant , felt a little rushed
Jan 13, 2022
Haven't had procedure hasn't been done yet
Jan 13, 2022
Felt a little rushed. My fault got lost and was late . But grateful he saw me
Jan 13, 2022
It was fine
Jan 13, 2022
Good
Dec 26, 2021
Good
Dec 26, 2021
Good
Dec 26, 2021
Good
Dec 26, 2021
Good
Dec 26, 2021
Good
Dec 26, 2021
Good
Dec 24, 2021
Everyone was so friendly. I arrived early to finish my paperwork and they took me in before by scheduled time
Dec 3, 2021
Fast and pleasant experience. Joann is the BEST!!
Dec 3, 2021
Joann is fantastic! One of the best around.
Dec 3, 2021
After a horrible experience with Dr. Brown, Dr. Fernandez is a breath of fresh air.
Dec 1, 2021
Joann was very professional and kind.
Dec 1, 2021
Thank you for not making me wait!
Nov 27, 2021
Very professional
Nov 20, 2021
Joanne I believe was here name. She was awesome!! I just hope I am giving you the rt name
Nov 20, 2021
Awesome
Nov 20, 2021
I didn't have any delays
Nov 16, 2021
Great Dr. Very personable!! Scheduling is 2 months out.. Thought it would be sooner.
Nov 16, 2021
Great
Nov 16, 2021
Good
Nov 11, 2021
Nice staff, great Doctor's visit
Nov 6, 2021
Virtual visit was fine.
Oct 18, 2021
Very friendly and helpful
Oct 18, 2021
Very straight forward and helpful meeting; easy to understand what the procedure will be like
Oct 18, 2021
Online registration was very easy
Oct 17, 2021
Dr Fernamdez and the staff in this office went out of their way to help me obtain treatment i urgently needed for my Crohn's disease and medication. It was above and beyond the level of service of any other provider I have visited
Oct 17, 2021
This entire appointment was comfortable and welcomed me as a new patient.
Oct 17, 2021
I have told others abut the help Dr. Fernandez and this office provided. At the time I made this appointment, one staff member who answered the phone that day, had gone out of her way to help me with a prescription question. She understood what I needed and helped immediately.
Oct 17, 2021
The many forms required were explained to me prior to signing.
Oct 17, 2021
This category could add exceptional to its scale.
Oct 17, 2021
Communications were exceptional. Very clear and friendly.
Oct 16, 2021
Good experience
Oct 15, 2021
Very good experience.
Oct 15, 2021
I really liked Dr. Fernandez. He was clear, articulate, friendly and professional. Very approachable.
Oct 15, 2021
I loved the electronic pre-registration/ health questionnaire. It was very nice to have that done ahead of the appointment, and to be able to handle it at a convenient time in an easy to use platform.
Sep 29, 2021
Very professional, kind and with a sense of humor.
Sep 25, 2021
Enjoyed the experience
Sep 24, 2021
Was good visit staff friendly and very efficientDr happy and explained and asked if I had questions and was able to schedule procedure right there in the office
Sep 24, 2021
Good experience
Sep 24, 2021
Everything went smooth
Aug 30, 2021
Great experience! Joann and Dr. Fernandez were friendly and listened to my concerns and questions
Aug 30, 2021
Joann is a gem
Aug 28, 2021
Good
Aug 28, 2021
Good
Aug 28, 2021
Good
Aug 28, 2021
Goiod
Aug 28, 2021
Good
Aug 28, 2021
Good
Aug 28, 2021
Easy, quick, and friendly!
Aug 28, 2021
Very nice and friendly
Aug 23, 2021
Dr Fernandez and his staff were very nice and easy to talk to.
Aug 23, 2021
She was friendly and professional.
Aug 23, 2021
Everything was fine and it was a positive experience.
Aug 23, 2021
Friendly staff. Positive experience
Aug 13, 2021
Very understanding of my pain level and did what she could to expedite the process
Aug 12, 2021
Friendly, efficient
Aug 12, 2021
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Jul 31, 2021
Very nice medical worker's
Jul 24, 2021
Renee, was very professional. And she follow through with all the questions.
Jun 9, 2021
one of my favorite nurses I have seen
Jun 5, 2021
Very good experience
Jun 5, 2021
Very helpful and friendly
Jun 5, 2021
Very happy with Dr. Fernandez and his nurse.
Jun 5, 2021
Happy to recommend your services
May 26, 2021
staff was very helpfull