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Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.


Andrew Fisher, MD, specializes in obstetric and gynecologic medicine and delivers comprehensive well women care. Dr. Fisher treats a wide range of conditions affecting women, including abnormal uterine bleeding, opioid use disorder in pregnancy, hormone therapy for gender affirming transgender patients and more.

Dr. Fisher is also an expert in transabdominal cerclage (TAC), a procedure that strengthens the cervix during pregnancy for women who have a weakened or short cervix to prevent premature labor.

To elevate his clinical practice, Dr. Fisher evaluates new and improved treatments and techniques to enhance the lives of his patients. His recent research has investigated the risk factors associated with fertility preservation in transgender patients. Dr. Fisher’s work has been published in several highly respected peer-reviewed journals, including Fertility and Sterility and Biophysical Journal.


Areas of Expertise

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Contraception
  • Incompetent Cervix (Cervical Insufficiency Treatment)
  • Incompetent Cervix (Transabdominal Cerclage)
  • LGBTQIA Care
  • Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in Pregnancy
  • Transabdominal Cerclages (TAC)

Medical Education

  • Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania


  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital


  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park

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UChicago Medicine South Loop

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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages Spoken

  • English