Bruce A. Fischer, MD is a private practitioner in Connecticut with over three decades of experience as a Board Certified Psychiatrist, offering top-tier care for adults experiencing symptoms of emotional and behavioral health disorders.
Dr. Fischer completed his undergraduate education at the University of Connecticut in Mansfield, Connecticut. In addition to his medical degree, he holds Bachelor’s degrees with Honors in Biology and Physical Therapy and has published in the Journals of Orthopedics and Alcohol Research. He has been identified as an Alumni Scholar and University Scholar by the University of Connecticut.
Prior to completing his medical education at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, Connecticut, he participated in medical research and had years of experience practicing and teaching meditation and different schools of yoga .
Today, Dr. Fischer maintains a drive to stay abreast of the latest developments in the fields of psychiatry, medicine and biopsychosocial determinants of health and disease. He continues to add to his substantial background and experience in meditation, mindfulness, positive psychology and lifestyle medicine and holds memberships in the American College of Lifestyle Medicine and the American Psychiatric Association.
Dr. Fischer works with patients to develop an individualized treatment plan which recognizes the biologic, social and psychological influences on their health and quality of life. This provides the basis for diagnosis and treatment of conditions such as depression and anxiety, bipolar disorder, PTSD, and ADHD incorporating research-backed treatments such as lifestyle medicine and psychotherapy in conjunction with medication management to decrease symptoms and improve quality of life.
At this time, Dr. Fischer conducts all appointments with telepsychiatry, a convenient alternative to in-person office visits. To schedule a telepsychiatry appointment, call the office of Bruce A. Fischer, MD, or book online today.
Monday - Friday 9am to 5 pm
1204 Main St, Suite 548, Branford, Ct, 06405-3787
27 Quinebaug Ave, Putnam, CT 06260
12 BaySpring Ave, Barrington, RI 02806