Dr. Michael Fischbein, MD

Dr. Michael Fischbein, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Michael Fischbein, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Stanford, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

300 Pasteur Dr

Stanford, CA 94305

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Aortic Dissection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Fischbein'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

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • UCLA School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Stanford University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Ucla-Phd, Microbiology & Immunology
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fischbein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fischbein's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fischbein to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fischbein'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 (3)

On July 27 2117 I went into the operating room 7:30 am in the morning and came out of the operating room at 9:30 pm at night. Dr Fischbein replaced my Aortic heart valve, the aortic root, and did a double bypass of 100 and 95 percent blockages. Now after 5 months from the surgery I am realizing...more
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Absolutely amazing doctor...I do not have the words to express my gratitude for him for saving my boyfriend's life when he was airlifted to Stanford...we are truly blessed by him!
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He is one of the best surgeon and very kind hearted???
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