Dr. Fernando S. Carreira , MD

Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

(303) 788-8888

South Denver Gastroenterology
499 E Hampden Ave Ste 420
Englewood, CO 80113

Overview

Dr. Fernando Carreira was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. For his undergraduate studies, he attended the University of Notre Dame. Dr. Carreira returned to Chicago to attend medical school at the University of Illinois, where he was awarded the Craig Research Fellowship. Upon completing medical school, Dr. Carreira moved to Colorado for his Internal Medicine residency at the University of Colorado. Dr. Carreira was appointed as the Chief Medical Resident at Denver Health Medical Center. Following this year long appointment, Dr. Carreira continued at the University of Colorado as a Gastroenterology fellow. Dr. Carreira's clinical experience during fellowship encompassed a broad spectrum of both gastroenterology and hepatology with special interest in inflammatory bowel disease. In addition, Dr. Carreira performed research, primarily focused on pharmacologic means of colon cancer prevention as well as colonoscopy quality assurance. Dr. Carreira was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of Denver Health and Hospital. Additionally, he serves as Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine at Sky Ridge Medical Center and serves as an assistant clinical professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Colorado, School of Medicine.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Lutheran Medical Center
  • Avista Adventist Hospital
  • Sky Ridge Medical Center
  • Littleton Adventist Hospital
  • Craig Hospital
  • University Of Colorado Hospital
  • Swedish Medical Center
  • Porter Adventist Hospital

Specialties: Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority HMO
  • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
  • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
  • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
  • Anthem CO HMO
  • Anthem CO Pathway
  • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna Connect Network EPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Colorado HMOx
  • Humana National POS
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Good Health and Vista HMO PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Monument PPO - Tier 2
  • Rocky Mountain Summit Group

Dr. Carreira's Office Information

Fax: ( ,3) 303-7886
Website: southdenvergi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Carreira's Other Office Information

South Denver Gastroenterology
499 E Hampden Ave Ste 430
Englewood, CO 80113
(303) 874-0350

Fax:(303) 387-4170
Website:southdenvergi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri7:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Ridge View Endoscopy Center
10103 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 312
Lone Tree, CO 80124
(303) 790-7334

Fax:( ,3) 303-7902
Website:southdenvergi.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
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Sun-

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