Dr. Alan Fishman, MD

Dr. Alan Fishman, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Alan Fishman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Sandy Springs, GA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in rheumatology.

6135 Barfield Rd

Sandy Springs, GA 30328

Contact Information

(404) 256-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Fishman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

58  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • St Elizabeths Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • New England Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fishman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fishman's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fishman to family and friends
32 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (23)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Fishman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

While referred to Dr. Fishman 18 yrs. ago.. only blood work off and referred from Atlanta Cancer Center w elevated ANA, Dr. Fishman clinically diagnosed me with SS-A SS-B and RA. Fast forward Living in Charleston and now sick and Lupus, Vasculitis and a few more autoimmune... I find no Talent...more
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Excellent doctor with outstanding bed-side manners. He took the time to get to know me and understand my issues. I highly recommend Dr. Fishman.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Fishman for years. I always see him and he always spends as much time as I need. I can reach him by phone if I have any problems and he always returns my calls within hours. I have and continue to refer people to him. A specialist that actually listens to you.
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He is like a dad or uncle to me. Been seeing him for over a decade. He is warm and kind, very experienced and knowledgeable. He genuinely cares about his patients. I would absolutely recommend him!
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He will share as much time with you as you need . He also is very caring toward your illness and calls to check up on your progress. How many Dr's actually do that.??
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