Dr. Tim Alexander Fischell MD Cardiologist

Dr. Tim Fischell is a cardiologist in Kalamazoo, Michigan and is affiliated with Borgess Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Fischell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 29 doctors at Borgess Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Interventional

Hospital Affiliation

Borgess Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1984

Stanford University
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1986–1987

Stanford University
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 1984–1987

Harvard Medical School
Fellowship, Medicine, 1981–1984

Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1981–1982

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1981

Cornell University
Other Training, Neurobiology/Psychology, 1974–1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 30 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 27 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Interventional Cardiology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

MI State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACP), American College of Physicians
2005

Who’s Who Metropolitan Professional Honor Society
2006

Who’s Who Among Processionals in Research
2006

America’s Top Physicians, Consumers’ Research Council of America
2005

Who’s Who Global Directory
2005

Who’s Who in Science and Engineering
2005

Stinson Society, Cornell University Medical College
2005

Best Doctors in America
2005

Best Doctors in America
2006

Best Doctors in America
2007

Best Doctors in America
2008

Best Doctors in America
2009

Best Doctors in America
2010

Life Sciences Advisory Board, Cornell University Medical College
2004

Who’s Who in America
2000

Dean’s Circle, Cornell University Medical College
2000

Who’s Who in the World
1999

Ethica Award (Erasmus Thoraxcenter Interventional Cardiology Award) Inventor of the Year, Rotterdam, Netherlands
1996

Finalist, Inventor of the Year Prize, First Thoraxcenter Course on Intracoronary Stenting, Rotterdam, Netherlands
1994

Fellowship, Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions
1993

2,000 Notable American Men
1991

Finalist, American College Cardiology, Young Investigator’s Award
1990

Who’s Who of American Inventor’s
1990

Who’s Who Among Rising Young Americans
1990

Fellowship, American Heart Association, Council on Circulation
1990

Stanford University Nominee, Pew Biomedical Scholars Award
1989

Fellowship, American College of Cardiology
1988

Biomedical Research Support Grant, NIH/ Stanford University
1988

Biomedical Research Support Grant, NIH/ Stanford University
1989

Biomedical Research Support Grant, NIH/ Stanford University
1990

AHA, California Affiliate, Grant in Aid Award
1988

AHA, California Affiliate, Grant in Aid Award
1989

AHA, California Affiliate, Grant in Aid Award
1990

AHA, California Affiliate, Advanced Fellowship Award
1987

NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1987

NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1988

NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1989

NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1990

NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1991

NIH Clinical Investigator Award
1992

Fischbach Residency Scholarship
1986

NIH National Research Service Award Grant
1986

NIH National Research Service Award Grant
1987

Upjohn Achievement Award, Cornell University Medical College
1981

Cornell Prize in Medicine, Cornell University Medical College
1980

John Metcalfe Polk Prize, Cornell University Medical College
1980

Alpha Omega Alpha, Cornell University Medical College
1980

Lange Book Award, Cornell University Medical College
1978

Phi Kappa Phi, Cornell University
1977

Cornell-Cornell Dual Registration Program
1977

Phi Beta Kappa, Cornell University
1976

College Scholar Program, College of Arts and Sciences; Cornell University
1974

College Scholar Program, College of Arts and Sciences; Cornell University
1975

College Scholar Program, College of Arts and Sciences; Cornell University
1976

College Scholar Program, College of Arts and Sciences; Cornell University
1977

Publications & Presentations

Pullback Atherectomy.

Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics V.

Intracoronary Stent Workshop.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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