Dr. J R. Fisher Jr, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd Suite 3302
Newark, DE 19713
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Dr. Fisher Jr's Experience

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Dr. Fisher Jr's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Fisher Jr Performs

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

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Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718

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Patient Satisfaction

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Christiana Spine Center
Christiana Spine Center
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd Suite 3302
Newark, DE 19713
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    Dr. Fisher Jr's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injections
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    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
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    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.
    • 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 Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1990

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Pennslyvania Health System
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fisher Jr & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Fisher Jr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Fisher Jr
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    13 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    13 responses
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    Office Locations

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    Christiana Spine Center
    4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd Suite 3302
    Newark, DE 19713
    (302) 623-4144 (Office)
    (302) 623-4144 (Fax)
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