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Fernandez, Antonio Benicio, MD, FACC, FAHA

Medical Director, Cardiac Intensive Care Unit, Hartford Hospital




English, French, Spanish

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients

Cardiovascular Medicine

Not Currently Accepting New Patients

Internal Medicine

Areas of Expertise
Athlete's Heart, Cholesterol Management, Critical Care Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology, Resuscitation, Sports Cardiology


Yale New Haven Hospital
Yale New Haven Hospital
Yale New Haven Hospital
Brown University School of Medicine

Medical School
Universidad Central De Venezuela

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Professional Organizations

  • National Lipid Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Heart Association, Fellow
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow


Verified Patient Reviews

Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

Excellent Dr !! Explain to detail any questions you may ask!!! Thanks again!! Dr Antonio Fernandez!! Lc

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Fernandez is not only a brilliant cardiologist, he is a warm, thoughtful, and caring human being! I have known him for years and I feel very blessed to have him take care of me.




Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/ Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

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