Dr. Tessa Fischer, MD

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Dr. Tessa Fischer, MD

Family Medicine | Female

Presence Medical Group 800 Austin St Ste 409, Evanston, IL 60202 Get Directions
(847) 733-1495

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"I am committed to long-term, coordinated care for the whole person and the whole family. I am concerned about a...   Read More

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  • Geriatric Medicinenull
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicinenull
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      3.5 based on 13 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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      Specialties

      • Family Medicine
      • Geriatric Medicine
      • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Fischer's Board Certifications

      Board certification should be one of your top considerations when choosing a doctor. Board certification is an official recognition given to doctors who have met specific requirements set by national medical specialty boards in the... More

      • Family Practice
      • Geriatric Medicine
      • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Cholesterol Diseases
      • Diabetes
      • Geriatric Depression
      • Geriatric Diseases
      • Heart Disease in Women
      • Hypertension
      • Weight Loss

      Procedures Performed

      • Cryotherapy for Warts
      • Pap Tests and Pelvic Exams

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Illinois.

      • 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
        Georgetown University School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1975

      • Residency Hospital
        John H Stroger Jr Hospital Of Cook County

        Completed in 1978

      • Undergraduate School
        Ucsc

        Graduated in 1971

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • Top 250 Doctors for Women - Chicago Magazine, Jan 2011
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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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 Family Medicine
      • Board certified in Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Fischer's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Fischer

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      How well provider listens and answers questions
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      Dr. Fischer's Care Philosophy

      "I am committed to long-term, coordinated care for the whole person and the whole family. I am concerned about a person's physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health and recognize that all of these elements have a part in health and healing."