David Fisher, MD, MPH is board-certified in Family Medicine, Geriatrics, and Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
He is a graduate of Rush Medical College in Chicago. He completed his residency in family medicine and clinical fellowship in geriatric medicine at Wake Forest University Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. Dr. Fisher’s passion is to help his patients remain at home by directing them to the most effective practical steps for healthy aging. He loves practicing as a “Housecallogist” with DMHC.
Dr. Fisher authored the guide How to Keep Mom (And Yourself) Out of a Nursing Home – Seven Keys to Keeping Your Independence.
Family Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care
|2010 – Present||Doctors Making Housecalls||Physician|
|2007 – 2010||Advocate South Suburban Hospital||Hospitalist|
|2007 – 2010||Advocate Hospice||Medical Director|
|2006 – 2010||Hopedale Medical Complex||Physician|
|2005 – 2010||Advocate Medical Group, Family Medicine and Geriatrics||Physician|
|2009 – 2010||University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Family Medicine Residency Program||Clinical Preceptor|
|2004 – 2005||Wake Forest University||Geriatrics Fellowship|
|2001 – 2004||Wake Forest University||Family Medicine Residency|
|2001||Rush Medical College||Doctor of Medicine|
|1996||University of Illinois at Chicago||Masters of Public Health, Health Education|
North Carolina License
American Board of Family Medicine, Family Physician (Valid Indefinitely)
American Board of Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine (Valid Indefinitely)
American Board of Family Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine (Valid Indefinitely)
American Academy of Family Physicians
American Geriatrics Society
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Society of Teachers of Family Medicine