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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 42

2923 N California Ave Ste 300
Chicago, IL 60618
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Dr. Fisher's Experience

Dr. Fisher's Care Philosophy


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Decompression
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Disc Replacement
  • Distal Clavicle Excision Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hardware Removal
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Video Assisted Throacoscopy
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Craniospinal Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Diseases
  • Hip Injury
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Extremity Trauma
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Pain

Background Check for Dr. Fisher

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • University of Illinois at Chicago Outstanding James Scholar Award for Independent Research, May 2001
  • Elected as an Associate Member by Princeton University Chapter of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, May 1995
  • Princeton University Donald Janssen Dike Award, Honorable Mention, for excellence in undergraduate research, May 1995
  • UIC Research Day Award for Best Poster Presentation, March 2001

Media & Publications

  • Instantaneous axis of rotation in the normal cervical spine-a biomechanical evaluation of cadaveric spines., 2006
  • Instantaneous Axis of Rotation in the Normal Cervical Spine-A Biomechanical Evaluation of Cadaveric Spines, July 2006
  • Biomechanical evaluation of the cervical spine instantaneous axes of rotation following single level disc replacement., 2005
  • Biomechanical Evaluation of Occipitocervical Fixation: Screw Load Sharing in the Occiput, July 2006

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Graduated in 2001

Residency Hospital

Detroit Rec Hospital and University Health Center
Complete in 2006

Fellowship Hospital

Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
Complete in 2007

Undergraduate Schools

Princeton University
Graduated in 1995

Other Education

Master Of Science-Northwestern University
Complete in 1996

Languages Spoken by Dr. Fisher & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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