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About Dr. Fisher

About Dr. Fisher

Certified by American Academy of Otolaryngology: 2001



 


Dr. Fisher is a board certified otolaryngological surgeon who lives and practices here in Bakersfield. He is on staff at 3 hospitals and 2 surgery centers here to ensure your safety and quality of care. He has over 10 years of surgical experience. An Ivy League medical school graduate, he trained at UCLA, UCI and UNM.

Problems with your sense of smell, hearing, taste and difficulties breathing or snoring, sore thoat, allergies, hoarseness or suspicious bumps in the ENT areas can strongly impact your life and work, so Dr. Fisher wants you to make an informed decision. He likes to give patients that extra touch and spend the time to getting to the base of their problems or needs. Knowing people have busy lives, Dr. Fisher and his staff provide less waiting times to his patients and excellent care. Most of all, he likes to make sure he shares his patients' goals for treatment. He likes to get results.
Dr. Fisher attended prestigious Bronx High School of Science, where also began performing medical research at Cornell University Medical College. He would later go on to graduate with Honors in Research, after graduating from the University of California, Berkeley. During college he did research in Plastic Surgery at UCLA. While at Cornell he did research on correcting facial deformity with bone lengthening at the world famous NYU Institute of Reconstructive Plastic Surgery that was published in the leading Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal. He did his surgical training at UCLA, UC Irvine and the University of New Mexico Department of Otolaryngology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, where he had an unusually advanced hands-on operative experience. Dr. Fisher also published a paper in the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery during the ear, nose and throat portion of his surgical training.

Dr. Fisher was invited to speak at the annual American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery about his breakthrough research in facial beauty. An article has been published in Cosmetic Surgery Times covering Dr. Fisher’s research in this area. He also authored a chapter in one of the most used and important textbooks in the field, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.



Dr. Fisher is a Board Certified expert on the theory and surgical practice of facial beauty and function. He is also well known for achieving the most natural appearing noses and correcting previously done nasal surgery.

Medical School:

  • Weill Medical College at Cornell University, New York

Residency & Fellowships:

  • Internship: University of California, Los Angeles
  • General Surgery: University of California, Irvine
  • Otolaryngology: University of New Mexico

Societies - Memberships - Affiliations:

  • American Medical Association
  • California Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  • American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery