Dr. Richard Fischel is a well-known thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Orange, California. He received his medical diploma from David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA in Los Angeles, California in 1984. Dr. Fischel completed his medical education with a residency in general surgery at the University of Minnesota at Fairview and a fellowship in thoracic surgery at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He is certified by the American Board in thoracic and cardiac surgery and his subspecialties are: general cardiac, adult general thoracic surgery, minimally invasive thoracic surgery and thoracic surgical oncology. He works in a few hospitals in the area and is affiliated with St. Joseph Hospital, Chapman Medical Center and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. This doctor was awarded the honor ACS Fellow. He has published lots of articles in collaboration with other doctors. He is a member of the American College of Surgeons.
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
University of Minnesota at Fairview
University of Minnesota
American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Developing an effective lung cancer program in a community hospital setting.
Fischel, R.J., Dillman, R.O.; Clin Lung Cancer. 2009-07-01.See more >>
Microinvasive resectional sympathectomy using the harmonic scalpel. A more effective procedure with fewer side effects for treating essential hyperhidrosis of the hand...
Fischel, R., Cooper, M., Kramer, D.; Clin Auton Res. 2003 Dec.See more >>
Lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema.
Brenner, M., Yusen, R., McKenna, R., Sciurba, F., Gelb, A. F., Fischel, R., Swain, J., Chen, J. C., Kafie, F., Lefrak, S. S.; Chest. 1996 Jul.See more >>
American College of Surgeons