David Fishman

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David Fishman
David A. Fishman, M.D. Office

(718) 651-2929

56-45 Main Street WLL 100 Flushing, NY 11355
About

David Fishman

Dr. David Fishman is a board certified Obstetrics & Gynecology specializing in Gynecologic Oncology practicing at NewYork-Presbyterian Medical Group Queens located in Flushing, New York. He received his medical degree from Texas Technology Health Sciences Center School of Medicine and completed his Obstetrics & Gynecology residency in 1994. He is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology with a sub-certification in Gynecologic Oncology. He serves as the director of Cancer Center, vice chairman of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and director of gynecologic Oncology. He is an internationally recognized gynecologic oncologist, known for his innovative research on the regulation of ovarian metastasis and the development of new methods for risk assessment and detection of early stage ovarian carcinoma.

Dr. Fishman established The National Ovarian Cancer Early Detection Program in 1999 with funding from the National Cancer Institute and philanthropic organizations. He has authored over 230 scientific papers, abstracts, book chapters and several books on gynecologic malignancies. Dr. Fishman’s research has received awards from the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists, Gynecologic Cancer Foundation, American Cancer Society, Society of Gynecologic Investigation, and the Berlex Foundation. He has served as an editor for multiple journals, including _Gynecologic Oncology,_and he is now an editor and ad hoc reviewer for 43 medical and scientific journals. Dr. Fishman is a member of national and international cancer institute study sections from the U.S. National Cancer Institute and Centers for Disease Control to the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He is a member of many medical and honor societies and patient advocacy groups including the American Gynecologic and Obstetrical Society, American Cancer Society, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, the Society of Gynecologic Oncologists and the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. Dr. Fishman is affiliated with NewYork-Presbyterian Queens hospital located in Flushing, New York.
Primary Specialty

Gynecologist

Practice David A. Fishman, M.D.
Gender Male
Education Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
Training Yale School of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine
Accepting New Patients
Insurances Accepted Connecticare, 1199 National Benefit Fund, Cigna, Unicare, Amida Care, Great West National, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway X Enhanced, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Affinity Essential, Amerigroup, First Health, Medicare, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Child Health Plus, United Healthcare Community Plan, Oxford Medicare Advantage, Oxford Liberty, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Choice, United Healthcare Columbia, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway X, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Priority, Aetna US Health Care, Pacificare National, Beechstreet Medichoice, Fidelis Care, Health Insurance Plan Of New York HIP, United Empire, Multiplan, Affinity Health Plan, Private Healthcare Systems, VNSNY CHOICE, Weill Cornell Aetna, Affinity, Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Mediblue Senior, MVP Cigna Health Plan National, Devon Health Services Ullicare, Magnacare national, Consumer Health Network, Emblem Select Care, Oxford Freedom, Aetna
Services David Fishman is a Gynecologist/Gynecological office located in Flushing, NY 11355. A Gynecologist is trained to diagnose and treat a variety of conditions that affect a woman's reproductive system. A Gynecologist uses patient interviews, external observations, internal examinations, PAP tests, medical imaging, and biopsies to help assess and diagnosis.

Treatments provided by a Gynecologist may involve the use of medication, sex education and contraceptives, D&C, tubal ligation, mastectomy, hysterectomy, laparoscopy, and colposcopy.

Please call David Fishman at (718) 651-2929 to schedule an appointment in Flushing, NY or to get more information.
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