Anastasia N. Fischer, MD

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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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.
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Education

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 08/26/2005

Board Certifications
  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
Fellowship Maine Medical Center Date Completed: 06/30/2005
Residency University of Pittsburgh Shadyside Date Completed: 06/30/2004
Medical School Ohio State University College of Medicine Date Completed: 06/08/2001
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Pediatrics
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Video

Sudden Cardiac Death: Detecting the Risk

Sports Medicine Dr. Anastasia Fischer outlines why it is important for every parent, teacher and coach to understand the symptoms and warning signs of sudden cardiac arrest.