Dr. Harvey Fishman, MD
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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 El Camino Hospital Los Gatos, Dominican Hospital and Stanford Hospital and Clinics.

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    Dr. Fishman's Performance
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    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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    •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
    •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Ophthalmology

    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

    Education

    • Medical School
      Stanford University

      Graduated in 2000

    • Internship Hospital
      St Mary's Hospital

      Completed in 2001

    • Residency Hospital
      Stanford University

      Completed in 2005

    • Undergraduate School
      Penn State University

      Graduated in 1990

    • Other Education
      Stanford University-Phd Chemistry and Neuroscience

      Completed in 1995

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology
    • Cataract Surgery
    • Glaucoma

    Procedures Performed

    • 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