Dr. Larry Fishman, MD

Dr. Larry Fishman, MD

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Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery  ·  
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66 y/o
(186)

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Dr. Larry Fishman, MD is a minimally invasive neurological spine surgery specialist in Lakeland, FL and has been practicing for 40 years. He specializes in minimally invasive neurological spine surgery, interventional pain medicine, and more.Read his story

Florida Surgery Consultants

604 Robin Rd # 1

Lakeland, FL 33803
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fishman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fishman performs Spinal Compression Fracture Repair more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fishman performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Balloon Kyphoplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Vertebroplasty
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fishman treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Fishman treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Thoracic Spine Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fishman treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Fishman treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Fishman's conditions and procedures:

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Neck
  • Car Accident Injuries
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Block
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Meningiomas
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine and Back Procedures
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF) Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vertebroplasty
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

About Me

The goal of this practice is to provide the highest quality and compassionate care to our patients with brain and spinal conditions. Our philosophy is to put the patient first. My staff and I are dedicated to providing personalized care, catering to ...

Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Medical College of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
Mayo Clinic-Rochester
Residency Hospital
University of California
Internship Hospital
1979
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
Medical School
1979

Awards

Dr. Fishman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fishman

4.5

Based on 186 reviews

5 Stars
84.94623655913979%
(158)
4 Stars
4.838709677419355%
(9)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0.5376344086021505%
(1)
1 Star
9.67741935483871%
(18)

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An awesome spine surgeon that helped me with my back pain. Did not trust to go to anyone but a neurosurgeon!
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Awesome Surgeon.
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Did a VP Shunt on my son years ago and now just writing this review, but forgot about how good of a surgeon Dr. Larry Fishman is.
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Great Surgeon, helped my mom get her life back without pain
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Dr. Fishman is an excellent surgeon that helped me with my carpal tunnel issues
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Better Health of Florida
Aetna NAP
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Worker's Compensation WC
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Coventry Health Care
Wellpath Preferred PPO
Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
Employer Group PPO
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
Tricare
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Medicare
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
National Elevator
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
POMCO Group
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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