Dr. Charles Fishman, MD

Dr. Charles Fishman, MD

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Pulmonary Disease

Dr. Charles Fishman, MD is a Pulmonologist in Bronx, NY and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fishman has extensive experience in Obstructive Lung Disease, Pulmonary Vascular Conditions, and Sleep Apnea. He graduated from Mt Sinai School of Medicine medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with medical facilities NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center and Montefiore Medical Center. His office is not accepting new patients.

Locations

NewYork Presbyterian Medical Group

NewYork Presbyterian Medical Group1200 Waters Place Bronx, NY 10461
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  • Explains Conditions Well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Fishman

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Fishman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Fishman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (212) 235-1519.

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.Compare with other Obstructive Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Fishman is experienced in the area of Obstructive Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Fishman
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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Asthma
Emphysema
Bronchiectasis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Pulmonary Vascular Conditions

Pulmonary vascular specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the flow of blood between the heart and lungs, including pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism.Compare with other Pulmonary Vascular Conditions specialists.

Dr. Fishman is experienced in the area of Pulmonary Vascular Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

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Dr. Fishman
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Pulmonary Embolism
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Sleep Apnea

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep Apnea specialists.

Dr. Fishman is experienced in the area of Sleep Apnea. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Fishman
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Sleep Apnea
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.Compare with other Interstitial Lung Disease specialists.

Dr. Fishman is experienced in the area of Interstitial Lung Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Fishman
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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Emphysema
Bronchitis
Bronchiectasis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency
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Dr. Fishman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Asthma
  • Bird Flu
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Fishman accepts the following insurance:

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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
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Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
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Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

About Me

Biography

Charles L. Fishman, MD, FACP, FCCP, is a pulmonologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Westchester and an assistant professor of medicine at Columbia...Read more

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1990
NYU Langone Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1990
Montefiore Medical Center - Moses Division
Residency Hospital
1987
Mt Sinai School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Charles Fishman, MD?

Call (212) 235-1519 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Charles Fishman, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Charles Fishman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fishman frequently treats Obstructive Lung Disease, Pulmonary Vascular Conditions, and Sleep Apnea. See all practice areas where Dr. Fishman specializes.

Where is Dr. Charles Fishman, MD's office located?

Dr. Fishman's office is located at 1200 Waters Place, Bronx, NY 10461. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Charles Fishman, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Fishman has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Fishman is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center

New York, NY

7 Awards Received

Montefiore Medical Center

Bronx, NY

61% Patients that would definitely recommend, 9% lower than the national average

4 Awards Received