Dr. Greg Fischer, MD

Dr. Greg Fischer, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Greg Fischer, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

3300 Gallows Rd

Falls Church, VA 22042

Contact Information

(703) 776-4001

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
high
more than 85% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 83% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
high
more than 82% 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.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

31  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Pittsburgh Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

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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Dr. Fischer's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fischer to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

Dr. Fischer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

My Dr. can no longer prescribe.opioid chronic pain management. Referred to Dr. Fischer. The receptionist said only his nurse practitioner prescribed opioids, so I saw the NP. After waiting 2 hours, the NP saw me and said, "We only prescribe opioids to taper people completely off. We do...more
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Dr. Fischer is exactly the what every patient is searching for when it comes to knowledge, ability, patience, and compassion. He is trustworthy and gives a feeling of ease and comfort, which is huge when seeking relief from pain.
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Misdiagnoses, not knowledgeable. Extremely rude receptionist.
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