Dr. Harvey Fishman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
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Age 49
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Dr. Harvey Fishman, MD
Dr. Harvey Fishman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Palo Alto, CA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 17 years. Dr. Fishman is affiliated with Stanford Hospital and Clinics, El Camino Hospital Los Gatos and Dominican Hospital.

706 Webster St

Palo Alto, CA 94301

Contact Information

(650) 322-4393

Dr. Harvey Fishman, MD

Dr. Harvey Fishman, MD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Fishman's Experience

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Dr. Fishman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
95

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Cataract Surgery Complications
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Night Blindness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Fitting Services
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Peripheral Iridotomy
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Removal of Intraocular Foreign Body
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Penn State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St Mary's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Stanford University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Stanford University-Phd Chemistry and Neuroscience
    Other Education | Completed 1995

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fishman to family and friends
4.7
based on 39 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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
Patient Comments (1)
in Santa Cruz, CA |
I've been seeing Dr Fishman for 7 years and my experiences have always been wonderful. He is kind, caring, extremely knowledgeable, very willing to inform and educate his patients, and an excellent surgeon. I have recommended him to several friends and family members.
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Dr. Fishman accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PHCS
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Fishman has admitting privileges

Dominican Hospital
1555 Soquel Dr
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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El Camino Hospital Los Gatos
815 Pollard Rd
Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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