Hugo Fernandez, MD

Hematology, Bone Marrow Transplant
Locations

Memorial Cancer Institute

12235 Pines Boulevard
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026

954-265-4325

954-450-4422

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Memorial Cancer Institute

1750 East Hallandale Beach Boulevard
Hallandale, FL 33009

954-265-4325

954-276-0765

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About Me

I am a hematologist/oncologist and chair and medical director of Moffitt Malignant Hematology & Cellular Therapy at Memorial Healthcare System. My clinical and research interests include therapies for acute myeloid and lymphoid disorders, developing new transplant conditioning regimens for patients with myeloid leukemia and expanding transplantation options for the elderly.

During my medical training, many of my professors and mentors were oncologists who spurred my interest in the field. Treating cancer is very scientific and requires deep work with cells, but it is also coupled with the need to connect and sustain people through their diagnosis and treatment.
 
At Memorial, we focus on this vital blend of expertise and caring to provide a good quantity and quality of life for all in our care.
 
In addition to providing patient care, I am a professor of oncology at the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. I have published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and am an ad hoc reviewer for various professional journals. I’m also a member of several medical organizations and a board member for the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cell Therapy and the Moffitt Medical Group.
 
Before joining Moffitt, I was an associate professor of clinical medicine and director of the bone marrow transplant program at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. 

Hospital Affiliations

Gender

  • Male

Languages

  • Spanish

Education

Education

UF, Office Of The Registar, 1987

Internships

Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1988, Internal Medicine

Residency

Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1991, Internal Medicine
Jackson Memorial Hospital - Hematology/Oncology, 1990, Internal Medicine

Fellowships

University Of Miami Hospital And Clinics, 1994, Hematology
University Of Texas-MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1994
University Of Texas-MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1994

Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine-Hematology