Alexander Fisher, MD, MS
General Surgery Resident
Dr. Alexander Fisher is a first-year general surgery resident with interests in surgical oncology and thoracic surgery. He plans to pursue basic science research under mentorship of Dr. Herbert Chen and will be investigating nano-technology and novel therapeutics for gastrointestinal cancers.
Alex grew up in Iowa City, Iowa, before moving to St. Louis and graduating with a degree in biology from Washington University. After pursuing basic science research in developmental biology and obtaining a master’s degree, he then attended medical school at University of Cincinnati where he graduated with AOA distinction.
In his free time, Alex prefers to be outside as much as possible and enjoys golfing, camping, hiking, and jogging.