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Dr. Richard Fessler, MD
Surgical Specialist, Neurological Surgeon
24 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Fessler is Excellent. Dr. Fessler has been reviewed by 69 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Fessler, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Injuries
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage (Bleeding In The Brain)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Fessler graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Metro Detroit
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Southfield, MI
Neurological Surgeon


Dr. Fessler has 28 hospital affiliations:

  • Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center 
  • St. Joseph Mercy Oakland 


  • Russian
  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard D Fessler MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard D. Fessler practice?
Dr. Richard Fessler has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Fessler practices Neurological Surgery near Southfield, MI.
See Southfield Surgeons.