Dr. Norton L. Fishman, MD, CNS
Dr. Fishman founded OHP in 2001 having practiced internal medicine for over 35 years. He received his medical degree from the University of Illinois Medical School and was trained in Internal Medicine at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Fishman is board certified in Internal Medicine.
Having served in the US Air Force, he spent more than 25 years in private practice in Chicago prior to coming to the Washington area. After spending many years in private practice as well as providing medical care in the nursing home settings, Dr. Fishman developed a passion for understanding and treating chronic illnesses and a keen interest in understanding successful aging. These interests led him to further studies in the areas of Functional, Integrative and Nutritional Medicine; as well as Anti-Aging/Longevity Medicine.
He is a Certified Nutritional Specialist and a Diplomat in Anti-Aging/Longevity Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American College for the Advancement of Medicine. Dr. Fishman is a recognized expert and speaker in the fields of Integrative Medicine, Nutrition and Anti-Aging Medicine within the community and among his professional colleagues having been an invited speaker at the National Institutes of Health, local hospitals and organizations, the University of Virginia Medical School, and the University of Illinois Medical School.
Dr. Fishman is dedicated to healing and wellness, which means applying the leading-edge medical science and technology to his practice as well as remaining open to offering the best of the supportive traditional healing arts to his patients. He maintains active involvement in training medical students as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C.