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Dr. Christopher Fisher, MD

Dr. Christopher Fisher, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 47


Dr. Christopher Fisher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.


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(702) 369-7152

Dr. Fisher accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fisher's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fisher treats Umbilical Hernia more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Fisher treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Laparotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fisher performs Laparotomy more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Fisher performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fisher performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Fisher performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Fisher's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"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...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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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...Read 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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