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Dr. Ernesto Hernandez, MD

Cardiologist

Professional statement

A native of Caguas, Puerto Rico, Dr. Hernandezis a dedicated and diligent cardiologist based in Canton, GA. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Puerto Rico in Rio Piedras and attended medical school at Universidad Central del Caribe in Puerto Rico. He completed his internal medicine residency at the Veteran Administration Medical Center in San Juan, and his cardiovascular disease fellowship at Ponce School of Medicine Damas and Saint Luke Hospital. Dr. Hernandez also completed a proctorship in interventional cardiology at the Missouri Baptist Medical Center part of BJC Healthcare. He then went on to complete his nuclear cardiology training at Emory University in Atlanta. Dr. Hernandez is board certified in cardiovascular disease and a fellow of the American College of Cardiology. His special interests include general cardiology, invasive, and interventional cardiology. Dr. Hernandez joined WellStar Medical Group, Cardiovascular Medicine in January 2011 after being part of the Atlanta Heart Center since 2002 where he was a founding physician. He is currently on staff at WellStar Kennestone hospital.

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Specialties

  • Cardiologist

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • WellStar Kennestone Hospital

Board certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine
  • Ponce Health Sciences University, St. Luke's Hospital, Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease
  • University of Puerto Rico (Bachelor's)
  • Veterans Health Administration, Residency in Internal Medicine

Professional memberships

  • American College of Cardiology

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1164448098

Office locations

WellStar Medical Group Cardiovascular Medicine

687 Marietta Highway

Canton, GA 30114

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