Dr. Ira Fisch, MD

Dr. Ira Fisch, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
(39)
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Dr. Ira Fisch, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bethesda, MD and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 506

Bethesda, MD 20817

Contact Information

(301) 530-1010

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Fisch'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

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

83  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Montefiore Albert Einstein College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Montefiore Albert Einstein College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Marys Spine Center and Spinecare
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fisch has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fisch's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fisch to family and friends
39 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (7)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Fisch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Not very thorough. Very rushed history taking. Wish i had seen someone else
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Wow, bad awful experience. Has an air of superiority about him that is almost godlike. Doesn't listen, interrupts, gets bored when someone else is speaking and has an eye on the young ladies on the staff. I'd had 2 separate injections for back problems from a different practice that worked great....more
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Condescending, not thourogh, doesn't listen terrible bedside manner. Seems like he's just puttin in the hours with no interest in the people who pay him... US!
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Came to get urgent help with a painful pinched nerve in my neck. Dr. Fisch diagnosed the problem accurately after through exam & x-ray . He spent a long time with me..asking a series of questions about my concerns. I left his exam knowing that I was in excellent care. I highly recommend his...more
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After a fall a year ago, I had an agonizing crushed disc and my spine was destabilised, I needed to find a surgeon quickly to do a fusion. Luckily, I found Dr Fisch, as we know spinal surgery is not something to be taken lightly and I was concerned about getting someone competent and well versed...more
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