Dr. Alan Fisher, MD

Dr. Alan Fisher, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Fisher, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Arcadia, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 1976 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

612 W Duarte Rd Ste 705

Arcadia, CA 91007

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Fisher performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ear Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Conductive Hearing Loss
high
more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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

1 Board Action
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (7/18/2014)
    Action Taken: Education
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California

Education

  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Rush-Presby St Lukes Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Rush-Presby St Lukes Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Am Acad Facial Prs
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fisher has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fisher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fisher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fisher to family and friends
3.2
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Fisher's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Hacienda Heights
Don't waste your time and money! Went to Dr. Fisher 5 times for ear cysts inside both ears. Each time I went he denied seeing my ear cysts. I also have a deviated septum with chronic sinusitis. He said, he couldnt see any of my ear cysts??? But my General Practitioner and Dermatologist could see...more
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in Walnut, CA
Unfriendly staff. I forgot my insurance card. Grouchy lady said I could not see him without card. I guess she can't use a computer. I've NEVER had that happen. I waited 2 weeks for an appointment!!!!! Based on her attitude the doctor doesn'the need patients. No problem. HMO gave me another Doctor....more
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in Arcadia, CA
Our insurance requires a $30 co-payment for a specialist, always has. When we arrive for our 3rd visit to Dr Fisher's office the receptionist says hello and immediately reminds me of the 30 dollar co-pay then goes to one of the back rooms, I assume to let the doctor know we have arrived. When she...more
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