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Matt Fishman, MD

4.5 out of 5 stars

Accepting New Patients



Clinical Interests:

Shoulder and Knee Minimally Invasive Surgery
Tendon and Ligament Repairs
Rotator Cuff Tears, Labral Tears
Meniscus Tears, ACL Tears
Shoulder Replacement (Total and Reverse)

Languages Spoken:


Patients Treated:



Dr. Matt Fishman, MD, FAAOS, is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Orthopedic Surgeon who specializes in sports medicine and shoulder surgery.  He completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at William Beaumont Hospital (#9 Orthopaedic Hospital by US News) and was then selected to subspecialize in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at the world-renowned Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute (#7 Orthopaedic Hospital by US News).

During fellowship training, Dr. Fishman participated in the care of the L.A. Lakers (NBA), L.A. Kings (NHL), Anaheim Ducks (NHL), L.A. Sparks (WNBA), and the University of Southern California (NCAA) among other junior colleges and high schools in Southern California.  He has published numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles and book chapters as well as presented nationally.

Dr. Fishman is an experienced, compassionate, and relatable physician who strives to teach his patients about their problem so they can make the informed decision on which specific treatment plan available they wish to pursue.  He is committed to treat all patients with the best care utilizing up-to-date, evidence-based medicine and techniques.  Ultimately, he achieves maximum success in the least invasive way possible.

Education & Training

Medical School:

MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI


Orthopaedic Surgery, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, MI


Orthopaedic Surgery, Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine, Royal Oak, MI


Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, Cedars Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute, Los Angeles, CA

Board Certification(s):

Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Patient Reviews

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  • 4.6out of 5 stars

    Explained Things Clearly

  • 4.6out of 5 stars

    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.4out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.5out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

  • 4.6out of 5 stars

    Showed Courtesy & Respect

  • 4.6out of 5 stars

    Likelihood to Recommend

4.5 out of 5 (482 ratings, 168 comments)

  • Sep 5, 2023

    Front desk and nurse that removed sutures.

  • Aug 31, 2023

    Dr. Fishman had an assistant and he was excellent. I suggested to the doctor to keep him on board. He was a person to talk to and get results. Thank you!!!!

  • Aug 30, 2023

    Great experience

  • Aug 29, 2023

    Dr Fishman and Everyone were EXCELLENT

  • Aug 21, 2023

    Thanks for everything

  • Aug 20, 2023

    I really liked Dr. Fishman, he helped me understand what was going on perfectly.

  • Aug 16, 2023

    Very well!!

  • Aug 16, 2023

    I really appreciated Dr Fishman's approach. He listened well, kept eye contact and was efficient without rushing. I felt very reassured that I selected the right doctor to see for my injury.

  • Aug 16, 2023

    I am grateful for Dr. Fishman for my [ ].

  • Aug 15, 2023

    In very pleased

  • Aug 13, 2023

    Spent most of our visit with his PA Aaron I think was his name very knowledgeable and helpful

  • Aug 12, 2023

    The all good

  • Aug 10, 2023

    All of them

  • Aug 10, 2023

    I found Dr. Fishman to be very professional and also caring. He explained my [ ] thoroughly and was very supportive of my decision to not have [ ] unless absolutely necessary.

  • Aug 10, 2023

    Everyone in the office was very nice and made me feel comfortable.

  • Aug 10, 2023

    Every person who I interacted with was very pleasant and knowledgeable. My recovery was speedy because of information, care, and friendliness.

  • Aug 9, 2023

    The nurses and the medical assistants were very friendly

  • Aug 8, 2023

    Jadah was very gentle with suture removal & very cautious when she felt one required additional help, she called on a teammate to help. I appreciated that she sought a team helper and that person was helpful and courteous as well.

  • Aug 3, 2023

    Overall staff and physicians were outstanding

  • Aug 3, 2023

    Every was very complement, understanding and.kind

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