Dr. Anthony John Fischer MD Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Anthony Fischer is a pediatric pulmonologist in Iowa City, Iowa and is affiliated with University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 5 years. He is one of 5 doctors at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics who specialize in Pediatric Pulmonology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Pulmonologist: General Pediatric Pulmonology

Clinical Interests: Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Tracheomalacia, Exercise Test, Bronchitis, Airway Obstruction, Mucus, Cell Biology, Physiology, Molecular Biology, Pulmonary Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Ranked #47 in Pediatrics: Pulmonology

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 2009 - 2012

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellowship, Pediatric Pulmonology, 2012 - 2015

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 2009

University of Iowa Children's Hospital
Fellowship, 2012

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 2 years in Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Tracheomalacia is associated with lower FEV1 and Pseudomonas acquisition in children with CF.
Fischer, A. J.,Singh, S. B.,Adam, R. J.,Stoltz, D. A.,Baranano, C. F.,Kao, S.,Weinberger, M. M.,McCray, P. B.,Starner, T. D. 2013 10 30

Assessing mucociliary transport of single particles in vivo shows variable speed and preference for the ventral trachea in newborn pigs.
Hoegger MJ, Awadalla M, Namati E, Itani OA, Fischer AJ, Tucker AJ, Adam RJ, McLennan G, Hoffman EA, Stoltz DA, Welsh MJ 2014 1 28

Enhancement of Respiratory Mucosal Anti-viral Defenses by Iodide Oxidation.
Fischer, A. J., Lennemann, N. J., Krishnamurthy, S., Pócza, P., Durairaj, L., Launspach, J. L., Rhein, B. A., Wohlford-Lenane, C., Lorentzen, D., Bánfi, B., McCray, P. B.

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