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. His favorite thing to do is spend time with his wife and six children. He blogs at doctorfisher.com and tweets @DoctorFisher.
Family Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Care
2010 – Present Doctors Making Housecalls
2005 – 2010 Advocate Health Systems Geriatrics & Palliative Care Service; Home-based Primary Care Team
2001 – 2004 Wake Forest University – Family Medicine Residency
2004 – 2005 Wake Forest University – Geriatrics Fellowship
2007 CAQ – Hospice and Palliative Care Medicine
2001 Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL – Doctor of Medicine
1996 University of Illinois at Chicago – MPH