Category Archives: news

Six Ways the Super Bowl Can Mess with Every Part of Your Body

Dr. Fischer interviewed by Men’s Health on how watching the Super Bowl can affect your body. Click here to read the full interview

Dr. Fischer featured in Health.com Facebook Live

Watch a discussion on the rise in back issues among millennials with Dr. Charla Fischer from NYU Langone Health. Click here to watch the video.

How to get a good night’s sleep when you’re away from home

Staying with family over the holidays can be stressful for a multitude of reasons, but there’s one common issue that isn’t much discussed: the uncomfortable sleeping arrangements. We’re often relegated to sinking air mattresses, creaky sofa beds (if not just the couch itself) and rumpled sleeping bags on the floor. A recent survey from air […]

​5 Signs You Shouldn’t Ignore Your Back Pain

Dr. Charla R. Fischer was recently featured in Women’s Health Magazine discussing signs that back pain may be more serious and worth a visit to a specialist.

Best and Worst Shoes for Ankylosing Spondylitis

Dr. Fischer was recently interviewed by Everyday Health about to choose the suitable shoes for people with Ankylosing Spondylitis..

7 Driving Tips for Ankylosing Spondylitis

Dr. Fischer was recently interviewed by Everyday Health about how to live comfortably with ankylosing spondylitis..

Now seeing patients at the NYU Westchester location

Dr. Fischer is now seeing patients at the NYU Westchester location.  Click here to

Featured in AAOSNow

Dr. Fischer was recently featured in the magazine AAOS Now, the magazine of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons. The article covers her research into understanding how to prevent bone loss as well as her enduring commitment to research.Click here to read full article

Joining the faculty at NYU Langone Medical Center

January 23, 2017   Dear Valued Patient:   Effective March 31, 2017, I will be leaving the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Columbia University Medical Center and joining the faculty at NYU Langone Medical Center. I value you as a patient, and am committed to making sure you continue to receive the best orthopedic spine […]

Dr. Fischer featured in Bustle.com

Dr. Fischer was featured in a Bustle.com article on surprising, yet common, causes for back and neck pain.