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Alan B. Fishman, M.D.

Board Certified, Rheumatology

The most rewarding part of practicing medicine is the opportunity to help my patients deal with their physical problems, as well as their emotional ones. I want to make a difference in people’s lives, so they can enjoy theirs.

Education

  • B.A., Case Western Reserve University
  • M.D., Tufts University, Boston, MA

Internship

  • St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Brighton, MA

Fellowship

  • Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA

Residency

  • St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Brighton, MA

Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of Atlanta
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • Metropolitan Atlanta Rheumatology Association
  • Chairman of Internal Medicine, Northside Hospital

About Dr. Fishman

Dr. Fishman specializes in autoimmune diseases and inflammatory arthritis and has been recognized as one of Atlanta Magazine’s Top Doctors. He is President of the Georgia Arthritis Foundation and serves on the Boards for both the Lupus Foundation and the National Arthritis Foundation.