Dr. Richard Fish, MD

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Dr. Richard Fish, MD

Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery | Male

Retina Consultants Of Houston 6560 Fannin St Ste 750, Houston, TX 77030 Get Directions
(713) 524-3434

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Founded in 1988, RCH has decades of collective experience in the management of diseases of the retina, vitreous, and macula.Our...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
      • Ocular Oncology
      • Ophthalmic Pathology
      • Ophthalmic Research
      • Ophthalmic Surgery
      • Ophthalmic Technology
      • Ophthalmic Vitreous Surgery
      • Ophthalmology
      • Retinal Diseases

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      • Ophthalmology

      Conditions Treated

      • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
      • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
      • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
      • Benign Tumor
      • Blepharitis
      • Brain Disorders
      • Cataract
      • Chorioretinal Scars
      • Chorioretinitis
      • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
      • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
      • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Drusen
      • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
      • Ectropion of Eyelid
      • Endophthalmitis
      • Entropion
      • Eye Cancer
      • Eye Infections
      • Eyelid Disorders
      • Floaters
      • Glaucoma
      • Headache
      • Keratitis
      • Macular Degeneration
      • Macular Edema
      • Macular Hole
      • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
      • Migraine
      • Nearsightedness
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Progressive High Myopia
      • Purulent Endophthalmitis
      • Retina Diseases
      • Retinal Detachment
      • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
      • Retinal Dystrophy
      • Retinal Hemorrhage
      • Retinal Ischemia
      • Retinal Vein Occlusion
      • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
      • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
      • Retinoschisis
      • Senile Cataracts
      • Temporal Arteritis
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vitreous Hemorrhage
      • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

      Procedures Performed

      • Cataract Removal Surgery
      • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
      • Diabetic Eye Exam
      • Eye Procedure
      • Eye Surgery
      • Eyelid Surgery
      • Laser Surgery
      • Macular Pucker Surgery
      • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
      • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment
      • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
      • Retina and Vitreous Surgery
      • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
      • Retinal Laser Surgery
      • Retinal Surgery
      • Scleral Buckling
      • Vitrectomy
      • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
      • Vitreoretinal Surgery
      • Vitreous Surgery

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        Sanctions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Baylor University

        Graduated in 1985

      • Internship Hospital
        Baylor Affil Hosps

        Completed in 1986

      • Residency Hospital
        University Ala

        Completed in 1989

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Pacific Presby Med Center

        Completed in 1990

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Texas / Austin Campus

        Graduated in 1989

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese
      • Korean
      • Spanish
      • Vietnamese
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery
      • Board certified in Ophthalmology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Fish's Care Philosophy

      Founded in 1988, RCH has decades of collective experience in the management of diseases of the retina, vitreous, and macula.Our commitment to our patients, their families, and the doctors who refer to our practice is to provide world-class expertise in the medical and surgical care of patients with retinal diseases in convenient office locations throughout Southeast Texas, while advancing science through cutting-edge research.