Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile


David L. Fischman, MD

Academic Title: Professor
Co-Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program

Cardiology - Interventional Cardiology

Office Locations

Gibbon Bldg., Ste 6210
111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-5874
443 Laurel Oak Road
Suite 130
Voorhees NJ 08043
Phone: (215) 955-5050
Fax: (215) 503-5874

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Specializes in invasive/interventional cardiology including complex coronary artery disease, structural heart disease and peripheral artery disease.


  • New York Medical College, Medical School


  • North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System


  • North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • 1199
  • Aetna
  • Aetna PA Employee Benefit Trust Fund (PEBTF)
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • Consumer Health Network PPO
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Employers Health Network PPO
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Management Network PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First VIP Choice
  • Keystone First/Connect
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Litigation
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicaid of PA
  • Medicare
  • Mercy LIFE
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • Mutual Omaha Preferred
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • Postal Workers/Mailhandlers
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Prime Health Services, Inc.
  • Qualcare
  • Teamsters Ins
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC HMO,PPO ReadingHspEmpONLY
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family Health Plan
  • s Comp

Recent Publications

Evaluation of Chest Pain and Acute Coronary Syndromes

Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and the Obesity Paradox: Fat Chance

Unrecognized coronary vasospasm in patients referred for percutaneous coronary intervention: Intracoronary nitroglycerin, the forgotten stepchild of cardiovascular guidelines

Non-Invasive Intra-cardiac Pressure Measurements Using Subharmonic-Aided Pressure Estimation: Proof of Concept in Humans

Intracoronary nitroglycerin: recognizing coronary spasm first and foremost to avoid unnecessary coronary stents

Importance of adjunct delivery techniques to optimize deployment success of distal protection filters during vein graft intervention

PFO and cryptogenic stroke: Do we finally have closure?

Use of prasugrel in the setting of clopidogrel hypersensitivity: Case report and systematic review of the literature

Cocaine-Induced Microvascular Dysfunction and its Reversal by Administration of Intracoronary Calcium-Channel Blocker

An update on management of the patient presenting with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes

Frequency of use of statins and aspirin in patients with previous coronary artery bypass grafting

A call to arms: Radial artery access for percutaneous coronary intervention

Renal denervation revisited: Complexity following symplicity

Late Failure of Amplatzer Device Closure of a Patent Foramen Ovale

"very" very late stent thrombosis: Acute myocardial infarction from drug-eluting stent thrombosis more than 5 years after implantation

Nodoventricular pathways.

Safety, effectiveness, and outcomes of cardiac catheterization in nonagenarians

Entrainment versus resetting of a long RP tachycardia: What is the diagnosis?

Effect of peripheral arterial disease on functional and clinical outcomes in patients with heart failure (from HF-ACTION)

Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in adults: A comprehensive review of 151 adult cases and a new diagnosis in a 53-year-old woman