Dr. Gerald Fishman, MD

Dr. Gerald Fishman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Gerald Fishman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth in 1969 and specializes in ophthalmology.

1850 W Roosevelt Rd Ste 1

Chicago, IL 60608

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Retinal Dystrophy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
normal
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Fishman'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

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

13  Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Glaucoma
  • Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Oh State Univ Coll Of Med and Pub Hlth
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Mt Sinai Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • U Ill Ee Infirm
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • U Ill Ee Infirm
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fishman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fishman's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fishman to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fishman'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
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