Tom Fischer is the Clinic Director at our Prima Vista location. Tom graduated in 1986 with an Associates of Science degree in Physical Therapy Assisting from Broward Community College and earned his Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1989 from Florida International University. He has practiced in both outpatient and acute care settings since August 1986.
Tom is an entrepreneur at heart and began his career in private practice because of the increased autonomy and ability to provide high quality, outcome-based patient care. He is highly skilled in the evaluation and treatment of general orthopedic and neurological conditions, occupational physical therapy and has obtained additional training in the evaluation and treatment of balance and vestibular disorders. Tom is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Florida Physical Therapy Association.
Tom has served in various positions within the Florida Physical Therapy Association and served as a delegate to the American Physical Therapy Association House of Delegates from 1993-2000.
He has been involved with the Special Olympics since 2004 and currently serves as the Florida Coordinator of FunFitness for Special Olympics. Tom earned the Rick Shutes Committee Service Award from the Florida Physical Therapy Association for his hard work and dedication to Special Olympics. In 2019, Tom Fischer earned the Nancy Sawyer Health Partner of the Year award during the Special Olympics Florida Champions Gala.