Laurel R Fisher MD

Clinical Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine
Clinical Interests:

Dr. Fisher's clinical interests include gastrointestinal bleeding, capsule endoscopy, device-assisted deep enteroscopy (double balloon, single balloon, spiral overtube), small bowel technologies, small bowel diseases, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), and colon cancer screening.

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U of M Gastroenterology

Taubman Center, Floor 3, Reception D
1500 E Medical Center Dr
Ann Arbor


Medical School or Training

  • Temple University School of Medicine, 1988


  • University of Michigan Health System, Internal Medicine, MI, 1991


  • Internal Medicine Gastroenterology, University of Michigan Health System, 1994

Professional Organizations

  • American Gastroenterological Association Fellow

  • Fellow American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Board Certification

  • Gastroenterology


Dr Fisher's research interests include:

  • Wireless capsule endoscopy for the evaluation of obscure gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding and inflammatory conditions of the small bowel
  • Acute and chronic rejection after liver transplantation
  • Treatment for Helicobacter pylori-induced gastric and duodenal injury
  • Alcoholic liver disease and liver transplantation
  • Reynolds project on geriatric issues in gastroenterology.


Dr. Fisher completed her residency and fellowship training at the University of Michigan (U-M) and then joined the faculty in 1994. Her clinics and procedure sites are located at the main hospital in Ann Arbor and in the U-M Livonia Center for Specialty Care. Dr. Fisher is the Director of the Capsule Endoscopy Program at the University of Michigan. She sees patients with obscure gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding, inflammatory bowel disorders, reflux disease, hepatitis C, and other disorders of the GI tract.