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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 54

450 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215
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Dr. Fisher's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis St
Boston, MA 02115
Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital
1153 Centre St
Boston, MA 02130

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
DANA FARBER HOSPITAL
450 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215
DANA FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE
44 Binney St # DA-1B30
Boston, MA 02115
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    Dr. Fisher's Experience

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology
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    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Bone Marrow Transplant
    • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
    • Plasmapheresis
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Lip Cancer
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphosarcoma
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    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Meningiomas
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Fisher

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Massachusetts Medical School
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Duke University Med Center

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Med Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Duke University
    Complete in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fisher & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Fisher's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

    • Brigham and Women's Hospital

    • Dana - Farber Cancer Institute

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fisher to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Fisher's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Fisher

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    DANA FARBER HOSPITAL
    450 Brookline Ave
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 632-6140 (Office)
    (617) 632-3730 (Fax)
    B
    DANA FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE
    44 Binney St # DA-1B30
    Boston, MA 02115
    (617) 632-3039 (Office)
    (617) 632-5168 (Fax)
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    DANA FARBER CANCER INSTITUTE
    30 Buttrick Rd
    Londonderry, NH 03053
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