Michael L. Fernandez, M.D.

Dr. Fernandez has a special interest in spine surgery, with a focus on traditional and minimally invasive techniques.

Dr. Fernandez attended Saint Joseph’s University before earning his medical degree at Penn State College of Medicine. He completed his general surgery internship and orthopedic residency at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and participated in the Orthopedic and Neurosurgery Spine Fellowship at The University of Utah. While in Utah, Dr. Fernandez was appointed as a staff spine surgeon at the Salt Lake City Veterans Administration Hospital. He joined OIP in 2009.

Dr. Fernandez is a board certified orthopedic surgeon and a member of the Pinnacle Health Governance Committee, Pinnacle Health System Board of Directors and Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. He has co-authored several text book chapters.

Dr. Fernandez currently resides in Harrisburg.


  • Bachelors from Saint Joseph's University
  • Doctorate at Penn State College of Medicine
  • Residency at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
  • Fellowship at The University of Utah


  • Camp HIll
  • Carlisle
  • Harrisburg
  • Hershey

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