Dr. Arthur M. Fishman , MD


(954) 431-2777

Eye Surgery Associates
603 N Flamingo Rd Ste 250
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028


Dr. Arthur Fishman was born in 1954 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended Tulane University, graduating with honors and serving as Vice President for Finance of his undergraduate class. He received his Medical Degree in 1981 from Temple University School of Medicine. Dr. Fishman served his internship at Albert Einstein Medical Center and completed his ophthalmology residency as chief resident at the New York College of Medicine in 1985. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Fishman has been in private practice since the fall of 1985. He specializes in cataract and intraocular lens implantation surgery, having performed well over 10,000 of these procedures. He was a pioneer in modern small incision cataract surgery and has performed this procedure using only topical anesthesia eye drops for 20 years. Additionally, in 2004, Dr. Fishman became one of the first eye surgeons in the state of Florida to implant the new accommodative implant, the Crystalens. He has successfully implanted the ReSTOR and ReZoom refractive intraocular lenses in many patients as well. These highly specialized lens implants allow cataract patients to see well at distance and also while reading. Dr. Fishman is also actively involved in several key clinical research projects focusing on new medication trials to improve patient care and has served as a clinical investigator for leading pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer, Alcon and Allergan. He has been invited to lecture about his clinical experience with the Crystalens implant for the manufacturer, Eyeonics. Dr. Fishman is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Florida Society of Ophthalmology, the Miami Ophthalmological Society, and is former chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at Memorial Regional Hospital. He currently serves as the managing partner of Eye Surgery Associates. He has been married for 30 years to his wife Debbie and the couple has three sons.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 39 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: Temple University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1981

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Memorial Regional Hospital South
  • Memorial Hospital West
  • Nicklaus Children's Hospital
  • Memorial Regional Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • AvMed Engage
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry FL Carelink HMO
  • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
  • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana National POS
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Fishman's Office Information

Fax: (954) 443-1185
Website: browardeyedoctors.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

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