George E. Fischmann, MD, FACP

My Approach to Your Wellness

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.
818-705-8787
5525 Etiwanda Ave, Suite 305
Tarzana, CA 91356

Physician Profile

Education

Undergraduate
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Bachelor of Science 1976
Medical School
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Doctorate of Medicine 1980
Internship
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Nashville, TN
1980-1981
Residency
Vanderbilt University Hospital
Nashville, TN
1981-1983
University of California
Los Angeles, CA
Nephrology 1984-1986

Professional Society Memberships

American Medical Association
American College of Physicians
Los Angeles County Medical Association
California Medical Association
American Society of Internal Medicine
American Society of Nephrology
Trauma/Burn Team Nephrologists
American Society of Nephrology
National Kidney Foundation of Southern California
Scientific Advisory Council
Kidney Foundation of Southern California
Johns Hopkins Medical Association
Johns Hopkins Medical Alumni Association
Vanderbilt Medical Association
UCLA Alumni Association

Professional Appointments and Affiliations

UCLA, Department of Medicine, Assistant Clinical Professor
Assistant Clinical Professor
Wadsworth VA Medical Center, Nephrology Service, Attending Physician
Doctoring Preceptorship to First-year UCLA Medical Students

Hospital Affiliations

Encino Tarzana Regional Medical Center
Sherman Oaks Hospital
VA Wadsworth/West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

Honors and Awards

Harvard Medical Center, Department of Continuing Education Community Involvement, AMA Physicians Recognition 1988
National Kidney Foundation, Ongoing education of renal disease in Hispanic community, Excellence in Education 2002
National Kidney Foundation of Southern California, Medical Advisory Board, Spirit of Nephrology Award 2005
Tarzana Encino Regional Medical Center, Five Years on Executive Board and Chief of Medicine 2006

Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty of Nephrology

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Jane

    My brain was injured by an undiagnosed hole in my heart that resulted in multiple misdiagnosed strokes followed by a procedure to ...

  • Member: Colleen

    I have been a patient of Dr. Fischmann for 24 years. I admire and love him for all he has given and done for me. He has the wisdom...

  • Member: Abby

    Dr. Fischmann is an amazing person and an outstanding doctor. Over the past years my husband...

  • Member: Dee

    Before finding Dr. Fischmannn, I very rarely saw my GP because I had no confidence in her and I felt she had no clue who I was nor...