Dr. Craig Peter Fischer MD Surgeon
Dr. Craig Fischer is a surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with The Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 14 years. He is one of 71 doctors at The Methodist Hospital who specialize in Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Surgeon: Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)
Education & Medical Training
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 1999
Residency, General Surgery, 1996 - 1997
Mount Sinai Medical Center, Cleveland
Residency, General Surgery, 1992 - 1996
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1992
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery
TX State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Synchronous resection of colorectal primary and hepatic metastasis.
Fahy, B. N., Fischer, C. P.
A Randomized Trial of Aprotinin-Free Fibrin Sealant Versus Absorbable Hemostat.
Fischer, C. P., Wood, C. G., Shen, J., Batiller, J., Hart, J. C., Patel, B., Albala, D. M.
Chemotherapy within 30 days prior to liver resection does not increase postoperative morbidity or mortality.
Fahy, B. N., Aloia, T. A., Jones, S. L., Bass, B. L., Fischer, C. P.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS Texas BlueChoice
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- Great West PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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6550 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
Phone: (713) 441-5151