Jim Fernandez, MD

Jim Fernandez

Physical Medicine
A native of San Antonio, Jim Fernandez is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (“PM&R”) and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas and received his medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Lubbock and El Paso in 1997. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. Dr. Fernandez practices PM&R, also known as Physiatry, which is a non-surgical specialty, treating all musculoskeletal issues, including neck and back, with conservative therapies.

He also specializes in performing EMG / nerve studies and interventional spine injections.
He practiced in the Dallas area for five years prior to joining Austin Sports Medicine.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation  
  • American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • International Spine Injection Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Travis County Medical Society

Our Locations

Main Location
900 West 38th Street, Suite 300
Austin, Texas 78705

North Location – Physical Therapy
13450 Research BLVD, Suite 102
Austin Texas 78750