Hermina Deepika Fernandes

Hermina (Deepika) Fernandes, MD

Languages: English, Hindi, Kannada
HonorHealth Medical Staff Member

Insurance accepted

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Insurance Plans

  • AHCCCS Complete Care.
  • Dual-SNP
  • 3 Tier Plans
  • Banner Employees - Tier 2
  • HMO
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Ameriben
  • POS
  • Indemnity
  • CHS
  • Alliance Network
  • FEP (Standard, Basic and Blue Focus),
  • Workers' Comp
  • EverydayHealth PPO,
  • BluePathway Plan 2 - Medicare Advantage
  • BluePathway Plan 3 - - Medicare Advantage
  • BlueJourney PPO - Medicare Advantage
  • Classic/Plus - Medicare Advantage
  • Medisun - Medicare Advantage
  • All
  • HMO
  • PPO
  • PPO Plus
  • POS
  • EPO
  • LocalPlus
  • Open Access Plan (OAP)
  • CignaChoice Fund Access Plus
  • Open Access Plus
  • PPO
  • RAN
  • PPO

HonorHealth accepts most health insurance plans at its hospitals and physician offices. However, you need to contact your health insurance company to verify your coverage for individual physicians/providers and their physicians before you seek services.


  • Hematology-Oncology


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine/Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine/Hematology


HonorHealth Cancer Care gives you access to an elite team of experts across the Valley. The physicians we collaborate with are nationally and internationally recognized.

Dr. Fernandes specializes in hematology, medical oncology and internal medicine. She has advanced training in the treatment of blood and cancer disorders. She also was awarded an international, prestigious scholarship from the European Society of Medical Oncology and spent time as a visiting fellow in medical oncology in Spain.

She speaks Hindi, Kannada and Konkani.

Clinical Interests

  • Breast Cancer
  • skin cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Prostate cancer
  • Gastrointestinal cancers
  • Colon cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood disorders such as anemias, iron deficiency disorders and abnormal blood counts
  • Kidney Cancer

Care philosophy

Dr. Fernandes believes in providing compassionate, exceptional, leading -edge care to her patients. She strives to provide the most personalized treatment plan for her patients while considering their unique needs. Having had family members who have also been stricken with cancer, she understands and empathizes with the needs of caring for a loved one with cancer.


  • Spending time with family
  • Traveling
  • Running
  • Watercolor painting