Dr. Westby Fisher, MD

Dr. Westby Fisher, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Westby Fisher, MD is a cardiology specialist in Glenview, IL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

2050 Pfingsten Rd Ste 360

Glenview, IL 60026

Contact Information

(847) 657-1819

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Fisher performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 95% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Syncope
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfanoid Hypermobility
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fisher has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fisher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fisher to family and friends
3.4
based on 20 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Fisher's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Skokie
i saw Dr Fisher for svt. I was having crazy arrythmia issues. He figured out the problem. He went in and took care of the monsters pathways. He spends time discussing optionsand listened to my concerns. I highly recommend him.
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in Chicago, IL
My wife was cardiac arrest at north shore Evanston dr fisher together with surgeon azary And there team did a very good job and save my wife Sana Syed life I really appreciate and love and always thankful to entire team I would always recommend to everyone who has cardiac disease please choose...more
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in Wilmette, il
After seeing 3 different cardiologists and going the ER 4x with pounding, irregular heartbeat brought on by exercise, getting stress tests, enzyme tests, EKGs.... NO ONE could diagnose the problem. I merely MENTIONED to Doc Fisher what had been going on for 6 years and he said "You have A-Fib"....more
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in Chicago, IL
Didn't feel that he listened to my concerns with his proposed treatment, talked to me like I was stupid. I regret getting the referral from my coworker.
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