Dr. Gustav Fischer, MD

Dr. Gustav Fischer, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Gustav Fischer, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University Of Nevada At Reno in 2008 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery.Read his story

5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 626

Portland, OR 97213

Contact Information

(503) 231-1426

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
high
more than 86% of peers
Osteoarthritis
high
more than 85% 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.

Dr. Fischer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fischer "Dr. Gustav "Gus" Fischer is an orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty interest in arthritis and joint replacement surgery. His practice is geared toward individuals of all ages who are seeking to reduce pain and return to an active lifestyle. Dr. Fischer uses state of the art techniques to diagnose and treat arthritis, fractures, tendon/ligament injury, and failed joint replacement. Care is tailored to each individual's needs, goals, and expectations. Treatments include nonoperative pain relief, joint preservation, arthroscopy, partial joint replacement, total joint replacement, and advanced joint reconstruction. "

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fischer does not have any board certifications listed.

34  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Oregon State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of Nevada At Reno
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • University Of Kansas School Of Medicine-Wichita
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Kansas School Of Medicine-Wichita
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fischer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fischer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fischer's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fischer to family and friends
30 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Fischer'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

My mother just had Direct Superior Total Hip Replacement, that is minimally-invasive. There is no cutting of muscle or tendons, nor dislocation during surgery. As an experienced nurse, I am so impressed with the skill, knowledge, and bedside manner of this of this surgeon. My mother is 78 years...more
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I am 5 weeks out from TKR. While my recuperation has not been easy, Dr. Fischer has been supportive through the process, both pre and post. He provided realistic information about the surgery and recovery, pre surgery. I appreciated he did not sugarcoat, as this has helped my to navigate the ups...more
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I am eight weeks out from a hip replacement and feeling great for a 68 year old. Dr. Fischer and his team have made this experience a terrific one from start to finish. I was off pain meds and walker 3 1/2 days after surgery and hung up the cane ages ago. Physical therapy has been strengthening...more
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Dr. Fischer worked around my schedule. He is very caring and always is right on time with appointments. He replaced my right hip and as soon as I woke in the recovery room, I was not in any pain. He has worked a miracle for me. I can now walk and do all the things that I have not been able to...more
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I have recommended Dr. Fischer to numerous persons already, at 6 weeks post op i seem to be back to normal, walking, biking and playing with grandchildren, however, weather and schedule have cept me off the golf course.
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