Dr. Peggy Fishman, MD

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Dr. Peggy Fishman, MD

Ophthalmology | Female

Eye Care For Kids 3703 Taylorsville Rd Ste 120, Louisville, KY 40220 Get Directions
(502) 451-5437

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Dr. Fishman specializes in Ophthalmology and practices in Louisville, KY. She practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Fishman's Review Details
4.1 based on 7 responses
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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Experience with Dr. Fishman
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Fishman's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (5)
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We had a great experience with Peggy Fishman. I would highly recommend her to anyone. I have a friend who has a son with cancer who needs an eye specialist and I told her I would highly recommend this doctor.
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dr,fishman is a amazing kids eye doctor,my daughter was bitten by a dog at 2 years old in her face and her eyes was damaged and also face all damaged,,, and i thought my daughter would never be able to see again from the dogs damage,,,mrs.fishman fixed my daughters eyes and did plastic surgery on my daughters face and everything is great now,, my daughter is 20 years old now,,and we love mrs.fishman she will always have a special place in mine and my daughters heart,, thank you!! very very much.
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anisocoria
  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Color Blindness
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

Procedures Performed

  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    Lloyd Noland Hospital

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Fishman's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

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Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients