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David Fish, MD

Professor, Clinical Anesthesiology
Director, Critical Care Anesthesiology

David Fish
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Critical care of adult patients
  • Difficult airway assessment
  • Comparative techniques of volume assessment
  • Ethical issues surrounding the dying patient 
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1983
  • Residency, Anesthesiology and Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1982
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1978
  • MS, Human Genetics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1974
  • BS, Cellular Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1973


  • Internal Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
    • Sub-specialty of Critical Care


  • Fellow, College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists
  • International Anesthesia Research Society
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Association of Anesthesia Clinical Directors