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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 38

3400 Civic Center Blvd # 15
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Dr. Fisher's Experience

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Dr. Fisher's Specialties

  • General Surgery

Procedures Dr. Fisher Performs

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Hospital Quality

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA HEALTH SYSTEM DIVISION
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA HEALTH SYSTEM DIVISION
3400 Civic Center Blvd # 15
Philadelphia, PA 19104
HOSP OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
HOSP OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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    Dr. Fisher's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    2
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ventral Hernia
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Fisher

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Graduated in 2005
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fisher & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Fisher's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fisher

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
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    3.6 out of 5

    Dr. Fisher's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Fisher

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.7 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.9 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA HEALTH SYSTEM DIVISION
    3400 Civic Center Blvd # 15
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215) 615-5858 (Office)
    (215) 615-5899 (Fax)
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    HOSP OF THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
    3400 Spruce St
    Philadelphia, PA 19104
    (215) 662-4000 (Office)
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