Dr. Christopher Fisher, MD

Dr. Christopher Fisher, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o
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Dr. Christopher Fisher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.Read his story

Desert Surgical Associates

3196 S Maryland Pkwy Ste 101A

Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Inguinal Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
normal
more than 5% of peers
Tracheal Surgery
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Fisher'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.

Dr. Fisher's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fisher "Dr. Chris Fisher is a pioneer of trauma care programs in the state of Nevada, being directly involved with the development of the Level II Trauma Center at Sunrise Hospital. His work in the field of trauma treatment of various types has garnered him teaching experience and presentation opportunities across the country. Dr. Fisher earned his Doctorate from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, did a fellowship in surgical critical care at the University of California SD. In addition he has trained at the prestigious Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, GA, and did his residency at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena. Dr. Fisher is extremely dedicated to his patients providing them with state of the art surgical techniques and treatment to assure the best outcome possible."
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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

17  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey / Newark
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Huntington Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mem Health University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St Barnabas Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ca San Diego Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fisher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fisher's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fisher to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
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Dr. Fisher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He performed gallbladder surgery on me 10/14. Dr Fisher was out of town when I was discharged from hospital - their attending physician did not check out my condition before discharging me. I owe my life to Dr Fisher - 13 days later I returned to have staples removed he noticed immediately I was...more
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Excellent Surgeon, will recommend 100%. Thank you Dr. Fisher for your professionalism, for your care and for saving lives.
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