Dr. Richard Fischer, MD

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Dr. Richard Fischer, MD

Pediatrics | Male

Christiana Care Neurology Specs 774 Christiana Rd Ste 201, Newark, DE 19713 Get Directions
(302) 623-3017

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Dr. Fischer specializes in Pediatrics and practices in Newark, DE. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Pediatricsnull
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      4.6 based on 11 responses
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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. Fischer'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)
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      Dr. Fischer is an amazing Dr. This was our 2nd with him and surely not our last. He's very patient with the kids and really listens to the parents.. Couldnt recommend him more
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      Specialties

      • Pediatrics
      • Pediatric Neurology

      Board Certifications

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      • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cerebral Palsy
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
      • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
      • Concussion
      • Confusion
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Craniopharyngioma
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Diplopia
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Fever-Induced Seizure
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
      • Insomnia
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lyme Disease
      • Menstrual Migraine
      • Migraine
      • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
      • Myoclonus
      • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Nystagmus
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Post-Concussion Syndrome
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Sleep-Walking
      • Spina Bifida
      • Spine Disorders
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Tic Disorders
      • Torticollis
      • Tourette's Syndrome
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Tuberous Sclerosis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vertigo
      • Visual Field Defects

      Procedures Performed

      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • EMG (Electromyography)

      Background Check

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      • 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

      • Medical School
        Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med

        Graduated in 1978

      • Internship Hospital
        Yale New Haven Hospital

        Completed in 1979

      • Residency Hospital
        Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania

        Completed in 1984

        Yale New Haven Hospital

        Completed in 1981

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Chdlns Hosp

        Completed in 1984

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      Dr. Fischer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Pediatrics
      • Board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology and Pediatrics
      • Malpractice claims in Delaware not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Fischer's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Fischer

      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