Dr. Dan Fisher

Primary Care, Internal Medicine
Oak Harbor, WA
26 years experience male

Locations

North Island Medical

Oak Harbor, WA

Address

165 SE Ely St, Oak Harbor, WA
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: 10am - 6:00pm
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Fax

(360) 682-5639

Insurances accepted

Cigna

Regence Blue Shield of Washington

Group Health Incorporated

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Medicare

Tricare

Premera Blue Cross

South Island Medical

Freeland, WA

About

Bio

Retired US NAVY Internal Medicine physician. Now in private practice in Central Whidbey.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Licenses

United States: Washington

Doctor Q&A

7.2K Answers
3.6K Agrees
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Intermittent fasting: Consider Intermittent Fasting. Pick a day a week (or two half days) and drink only low calorie fluids during the chosen period. Fasting is easy, sav ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
A few days.: Depends upon how far you are from a center that can process your specimen. Usually only 48 hours but for special samples can take a week.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Biopsy: Best test is to biopsy an actively involved site. Whipples is rare and other much more common causes of GI symptoms / arthritis and neurologic symptom ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Aug 3, 2014
Dr. Fisher is Compassionate and caring about physicians and patients. He is a prime example of what a Healthtap physician is and should be.
Sep 11, 2013
Dr. Fisher provides informative, accurate answers on HealthTap -- and also has a warm sense of humor. I recommend him!
Sep 3, 2013
Dan is the smartest internist I know. If there's a puzzle to solve, he's the guy you want.
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Thanks. My girlfriend who went to best hospital in NYC (I think sloan Kettering) was told by her surgeon that popcorn has been known to cause. Maybe kernels or remnants get stuck and form an abcess bu...Read More
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thanks unsure how I wIll wash dIshes If thats the case or bathe my 2 small chIldren out of the 4 kIds I have .. havIng my hands In water Is a daIly thIng.. thanks for the advIce but unsure how that wI...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I just got home from the ER where I was diagnosed with paresthesias. I woke to urinate, but couldn't walk. I was curious about my FM as cause. More likely the severe ...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

PORTSMOUTH REGIONAL HOSPITAL

Affiliations

Whidbey General Hospital
American Medical Association
American Medical Directors Association

Virtual Visit Ratings

5.0
6 ratings

6 top reviews

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Jun 26, 2016
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