License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Mary Fischer, Ophthalmologist is Excellent. Dr. Fischer has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Mary Fischer, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Eyelid surgery (Blepharoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Fischer graduated from George Washington University. She has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012)


Dr. Fischer has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Shady Grove Adventist Hosp 
  • Suburban Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Mary Catherine Fischer MD is a female Ophthalmologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology and Trauma Surgery.
Where does Dr. Mary C. Fischer practice?
Dr. Mary Fischer has 3 office locations.
Dr. Mary Fischer practices Ophthalmology and Trauma Surgery near Chevy Chase, MD.
Additional practice locations include: Washington, DC and Vienna, VA.
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