Dr. John Fisher, MD

Dr. John Fisher, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Fisher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1987 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

7777 Southwest Fwy Ste 810

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

(713) 772-1200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
normal
more than 5% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fisher "Dr. Fisher is a native of Houston and completed residency at the Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Fisher is one of the founding partners of Southwest Surgical Associates, LLP and has been practicing in the area for over 15 years. He specializes in general surgery and performs advanced laparoscopic procedures to reduce pain and recovery time. When not fulfilling life long goal of taking care of patients, he enjoys art and traveling."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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29

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fisher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fisher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fisher to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fisher'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)

Very caring person. Visited every day while I was in the hospital. Dick Garrett
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