Dr. Michael Fishman, DPM

Dr. Michael Fishman, DPM

Podiatry  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Michael Fishman, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Los Alamitos, CA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read his story

3851 Katella Ave Ste 255

Los Alamitos, CA 90720

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Top Care Areas

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

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 96% of peers
Foot Fracture
very high
more than 93% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
high
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Fishman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Fishman "Dr. Michael Fishman is an orange county native. He earned his Bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado before continuing his education at the University of Wisconsin, where he earned his Master's Degree in Environmental and Public Health. Dr. Fishman is passionate about not only helping people but also contributing to the advancement of medicine. After earning his Master's Degree he joined UC San Diego to contribute to cancer research. Due to these efforts he was able to publish his work in the International Journal of Cancer. Dr. Fishman continued on to earn his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) degree at the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. After graduation, Dr. Fishman completed a three-year podiatric residency at Long Beach Memorial Hospital with training in Reconstructive Rearfoot and Ankle Surgery. With innovative ideas and a commitment to hard work, Dr. Fishman decided to build his own practice from the ground up. His practice would be founded on the latest technology and customized individual care. This laid the foundation for which he has built and has developed the strong reputation in his community. Dr. Fishman has hospital affiliations at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, Los Alamitos Medical Center, and Miller Children's Hospital. Dr. Fishman is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Medicine. He is also an attending physician (Teaching Staff) for both the Long Beach Memorial Podiatric Residency and the Lakewood Regional Medical Center Podiatric Residency Programs"
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fishman "We treat patients of all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics, and our goal is to provide you with the most comfortable office experience possible. Our friendly staff strives to ensure a pleasant office visit, and Dr. Fishman provides each of his patients with the information they need to make good choices about their foot and ankle care. We work with our patients to not only inform them about their diagnosis, but also to determine the best plan for treatment and relief of your foot and ankle discomfort."

5  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Podiatry Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Podiatric Medicine

31  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Bursitis
  • Callus
  • Clubfoot
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts

37  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Bursa Injection
  • Casting
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cryosurgery
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Midfoot Fracture and-or Dislocation Surgery
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Wound Care and Management
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Long Beach Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Long Beach Memorial Residency
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Wisconsin-Masters
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Mammary tumor latency is increased in mice lacking the inducible nitric oxide synthase, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fishman's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fishman to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 4
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Dr. Fishman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Fishman is a very knowledgeable and sincere doctor. He takes his time to listen and observe your problem thoroughly. He takes time to share every detail which helps the patient not only understand but learn about their diagnosis. He gave me preventive and pain management techniques and...more
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