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Anastasia N. Fischer, MD

Anastasia N. Fischer, MD

Family Practice
Physician Team

Sports Medicine
Physician Team

Sports Medicine Fellowship
Core Faculty

Contact Information

Sports Medicine / Orthopaedic Ctr
584 County Line Rd W
Westerville, OH 43082 [ map ]
PH: (614) 355-6000
FX: (614) 355-6010

Biography

Anastasia Fischer, MD, FACSM, is a member of the Division of Sports Medicine in the Section of Ambulatory Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Fischer attended medical school at The Ohio State University College of Medicine before completing a family practice residency at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and a primary care sports medicine fellowship at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. She is fellowship trained and board certified in sports medicine, and is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American College of Sports Medicine, where she has been appointed fellow. She is active in the Ohio Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Midwest Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine, where she sits on the board of directors, and the Female Athlete Triad Coalition. She has a special interest in research and advocacy regarding the adolescent female athlete. Dr. Fischer is a volunteer physician with the Greater Ohio Bicycle Adventure and the Tour de Grandview and also serves as team physician at Groveport Madison High School in the central Ohio area.

Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/08/2001

Residency

  • University of Pittsburgh Shadyside
    Date Completed: 06/30/2004

Fellowship

  • Maine Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/2005

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Family Practice

Specialty:

  • Family Practice
  • Sports Medicine

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/26/2005

Publications

  • Charles Ware MD, Michael Smith ATC, Steven Cuff MD, Anastasia Fischer MD. 2013. Case Study: Medial Epicondyle Apophysitis.  Ohio Pediatrics. Vol. Summer, no. June: 20-21.
  • Wang W, Bourgeois T, Klima J, Berlan E, Fischer A, O'Brien, S. 2012. Iron Deficiency and Fatigue in Adolescent Females with Heavy Menstrual Bleeding.  Haemophilia. Vol. Epub ahead of print, no. October: 1-6.
  • Travis S. Gallagher AT, Anastasia Fischer, MD. 2012. Case Study: Strength training.  Ohio Pediatrics. Vol. Fall 2012, no. September: 5-6.
  • Thomas P. Martin and Anastasia N. Fischer. 2012. Sodium, Potassium, and High Blood Pressure.  ACSM's Health and Fitness Journal. Vol. 16, no. 3. (May): 13-21.
  • Anastasia Fischer, MD. 2011. Spondylolysis in the Adolescent.  OAFP. Vol. 63, no. 3. (October): 28-29.
  • Randy Eichner MD, Scott Anderson, ATC. 2011. Exertional Sickling. In Preventing Sudden Death in Sport and Physical Activity. Sudbury, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC.
  • Anastasia Fischer, MD. 2011. Sports Shorts: ACL Injuries in Female Athletes.  Ohio Pediatrics.
  • Anastasia N. Fischer, Thomas L .Pommering. 2011. Menstrual Disorders in the Athlete. In The 5-Minute Sports Medicine Consult. Second ed. Edited by Mark D. Bracker. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Anastasia Fischer, MD. 2011. Case Study: ACL tear in a female athlete.  Ohio Pediatrics.
  • Anastasia Fischer, MD. 2010. Case Study: The female athlete triad.  Ohio Pediatrics.
  • Anastasia Fischer, MD. 2010. Sports Shorts: The Female Athlete Triad.  Ohio Pediatrics.
  • Anastasia M. Fischer and William W. Dexter. 2007. How evidence-based is our examination of the shoulder?. In Evidence-based Sports Medicine. Second ed. Edited by Domhnall MacAuley and Thomas Best. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing.
  • Anastasia N. Fischer, MD. 2007. The Role of the Sports Medicine Physician in the Office and on the Field.  Pediatric Directions.
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