Dr. Michael Fischer, MD

Dr. Michael Fischer, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Michael Fischer, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Carson City, NV. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina and specializes in ophthalmology and emergency medicine.

3839 N Carson St

Carson City, NV 89706

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 85% of peers
Senile Cataracts
more than 63% of peers
more than 61% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Emergency Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Fischer does not have any board certifications listed.

41  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage


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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mt. Sinai Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • St. Luke`S Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fischer has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fischer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fischer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fischer to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fischer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I've been given much more thorough exams from Walmart. Was rushed. Was kinda cocky. Looking for new doctor. Front desk not particularly friendly.
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Worst doc ever, missed a retina tear and I almost lost my sight
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Horrible customer service.
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I have been a patient of Dr Fischer for over 20 years. Though I was concerned by his rough personality, his skill and knowledge far outweigh that. I trust my vision, as a diabetic, with him.
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