Dr. Sean Fischer, MD

HematologyMaleAge 47

Dr. Fischer
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Santa Monica Hematology & Oncology

2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e Santa Monica, CA 90404

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(310) 453-5654

Dr. Sean Fischer, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fischer has more experience with Blood Disorders than other specialists in his area. He graduated from St. George's medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with Providence Saint John's Health Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fischer to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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No malpractice claims found for California
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Fischer

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Fischer treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Fischer treats other conditions, please contact the office at (310) 453-5654.

Blood Disorders

Blood disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the blood's ability to function, including hemophilia, anemia, and sickle cell disease.Compare with other Blood Disorders specialists.

Dr. Fischer is experienced in the area of Blood Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 25 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dr. Fischer
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Anemia
Bleeding Disorders
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Leukocytosis
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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Dr. Fischer's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • ENT Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemophilia
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobular Carconima
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

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Dr. Fischer accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus

Dr. Fischer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fischer

4.6

Based on 13 ratings

5 Stars
84.61538461538461%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
0%
(0)
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (11)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (10)
  • Explained conditions well (10)
What could be improved
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
  • Long wait times (1)
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I found Dr. Fischer threatening and egotistical rather than partnering with me on my care for an MPN/ET/Calr mutation. I was expected to take his advice or submit to threats of various treatments and scare tactics. I will not go back nor do I recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
What could be improved
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
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CC – Dec 17, 2020
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Patient centered. Explains clearly. A caring person.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Dec 07, 2020
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He was my 2nd Opinion doctor, I feel very lucky he is. Would highly reccomend!
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IcP in CA – Dec 13, 2018
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Spends enough time and explains the options well. He has good manners and compassion for what the patient is asking. Went back to him multiple times. Well informed and informing!
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What could be improved
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Sean Fischer, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has over 21 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Fischer has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology

Education

2006
Georgetown University & Washington Hospital Center
Fellowship Hospital
2003
UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson University
Residency Hospital
2001
Mcp Hahnemann University
Internship Hospital
2000
St. George's
Medical School
1995
University Of Maryland
Undergraduate School
,

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Sean Fischer, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Fischer has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Sean Fischer, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Sean Fischer, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Sean Fischer, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Fischer frequently treats Blood Disorders. See all practice areas where Dr. Fischer specializes.

Where is Dr. Sean Fischer, MD's office located?

Dr. Fischer's office is located at 2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e, Santa Monica, CA 90404. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Santa Monica Hematology & Oncology

Providence Medical Institute Hematology Oncology2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 400e Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Fischer is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Providence Saint John's Health Center

Santa Monica, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average