Ruth Fischer, PA-C
Board Certified Physician Assistant in Reston, Virginia
NOTE: By appointment only
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Ruth hails from New York, where she completed a dual undergraduate degree at Brooklyn College, receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Biology.
During her time there, she first got her feet wet in medicine by volunteering as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) with her campus Emergency Medical Squad. After mastering this, she ultimately taught emergency care at a local EMT course.
Her interest in medicine lead her to pursue a Physician Assistant degree at SUNY Downstate.
Ruth comes to Perfectly Female with over 5 years of experience in Women’s Health.
She first worked at NYC+HHC North Central Bronx Hospital in their Obstetrics and Gynecology Department.
Working at an inner-city hospital gave her excellent exposure and experience with multiple high risk patients.
Assisting in Cesarean Sections and performing Obstetric ultrasounds are only a few of her attributes.
Ruth then went on to a private practice affiliated with NYU that focused on High Risk Obstetrics, Routine Prenatal Care, Obstetric Ultrasounds and Gynecology.
In addition to providing comprehensive Women’s Healthcare, she aims to offer a collaborative relationship with patients through all stages of life. Ruth is available for routine Prenatal and Obstetric Care, including ultrasounds, Gynecologic care, from routine annual exams, contraception, birth control options, pills, IUD’s, Nexplanon and other options, infections, irregular cycles and menopausal symptoms.
Ruth currently lives in Washington D.C. with her husband with whom she competes playing board and video games. She also enjoys hiking, National Parks, drawing, cooking, baking and surviving Escape Rooms.
Ruth, lovingly also known as “Ruthy” is a cherished and welcome addition to our team.