Dr. Edward Fischer, MD

Dr. Edward Fischer, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Edward Fischer, MD is a neurology specialist in Melrose, MA. He specializes in neurology.

830 Main St

Melrose, MA 02176

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 98% of peers
Trigeminal Neuralgia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Essential Tremor
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Fischer'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

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

80  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

Education data for Dr. Fischer is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fischer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fischer's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fischer to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Fischer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The best at what he does, i've seen many over the years,,,he smart, caring and his patients come first. I could never ask for better
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Refuses to return phone calls concerning important test results. Wouldn't recommend this doctor. Very frustrating to deal with
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Dr Fischer recommendeda sleep study and never contacted me with the results. At my follow up he asked how my CPAP machine was working out. I never received it nor had I been told that he recommended one. He assured me that his staff would take care of it and I would have a CPAP machine in a few...more
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Lacks patient follow up, latency in returning phone calls causing patients to make several calls in a 2 week period before a return call is made. Makes patients wait for important documents to submit to insurance companies.
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