Dr. Duncan Fischer, MD

Dr. Duncan Fischer, MD

Microsurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Duncan Fischer, MD is a microsurgery specialist in San Angelo, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1986 and specializes in microsurgery.

3515 Executive Dr

San Angelo, TX 76904

Contact Information

(325) 947-2525

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna

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Dr. Fischer's Experience

Dr. Fischer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Microsurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Microsurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Vascular Disease

4  Procedures

  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fischer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Duncan Fischer, MD
Horrible experience with my surgery I’m worse off than before and both doctor and nurse have been negligent. I will never use him or recommend him in the future. Beware of this office.
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May 02, 2018
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Dr. Fischer fixed my back. When I went in for surgery, the prep nurse told me stories about patients who came in barely able to walk, but walked straight up after surgery. I thought my "microsurgery" would take an hour to hour and a half. When the nurse said my wife could come back about 4:30...Read More
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John Pearcy in San Angelo, TX – Jul 18, 2017
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Dr Fischer is an exceptional neurosurgeon. He has operated on both my wife and I who had severe ruptures of discs in multiple levels of our Cspines. We both had exceptional outcomes. My surgery was 20 yrs and my wife's 17 yrs. I also was treated with a lumbar herniation and received facet blocks....Read More
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gfz in Longview, TX – May 20, 2017
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There is an absolute likelihood that I would recommend Dr. Fischer to family and friends. Dr. Fischer is the most caring, thorough, and apparently knowledgable Neurosurgeon I have ever experienced. He takes his time discussing your complaint with you and your family. He is a conservative Doctor,...Read More
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Robert M. Smith in San Angelo, TX – Mar 04, 2016
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Dr. Fischer was so thorough. He never rushed me, explained x-rays and MRI to my satisfaction. Was very patient and concerned with my condition.
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San Angelo, TX – Dec 23, 2015
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