Ira D. Fisch, MD

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A graduate of Queens College and Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Fisch trained in orthopaedic surgery at the Montefiore/ Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He received spine training at the Spinecare/ St. Mary’s/ Stanford University Combined Spine Fellowship Program. His areas of special interest include surgery of the cervical, lumbar, and thoracic spine. As a diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. Fisch is trained in all aspects of spine surgery instrumentation, using anterior and posterior approaches. In addition, he is a leader in state-of-the-art spine injections, which frequently enable patients to avoid surgery.


Ira D. Fisch

Queens College
Queens, NY
BA in Bio-Psychology


Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, DC
Masters in Physiology

Medical School:

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Washington, DC


Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY


St. Mary’s Spine Center
San Francisco, CA
Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

Board Certification:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Spine


Dr. Fisch performs surgery at Suburban Hospital and the Surgery Center of Rockville.



You may contact Dr. Fisch via email at [javascript protected email address].

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Please note, if you have an urgent medical issue or other urgent matter please call the main office at (301) 530-1010. An on-call doctor is available at this number during evenings, weekends and holidays.

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