Mark Fisher, MD

Research Projects
Effects on procedural pain scores during botulinum toxin injections in children. Mentor: Dr Amy Houtrow

Scholarly Activity
“Congenital and acquired disorders” AAOS Atlas of Orthoses and Assistive Devices 5 edition, Co-authors: Fisher M, Edinger J, Huhr P. Msoby/Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA

MR Imaging of the Pulmonary Vasculature – an Update, Pedersen MR, Fisher MT, van Beek EJR. Eur Radiol. 2006 Jun;16(6):1374-86. PMID: 16391908.

Why did you choose UPMC residency program?
I wanted a program with a wide breadth and depth of experiences that provided ample opportunity for resident procedures. A strong pediatric exposure was also important to me.

Career Interests
Research: Adaptive equipment utilization and optimization.

Medical School: University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Undergraduate: Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Hometown: Cedar Rapids, IA

Personal Interests
Watching and playing a wide variety of sports
Downhill skiing
Ohio State athletics