Albuquerque’s Top Doc in Preventive Medicine
Two years in a row
–Albuquerque The Magazine
Consider giving yourself a gift of uninterrupted time with a physician who can offer a holistic approach to your health concerns or wellness goals with a depth of knowledge and experience of integrative medicine. Sunrise Springs’ Medical Director, Sally Fisher, M.D . provides you with a compassionate and sustainable plan for living well.
TEA TALKS with Dr. Sally Fisher
Guests meet with Dr. Sally for a relaxed and personal, confidential consultation that can focus on a range of topics including:
- Brain Health
- Digestive Health
- Weight Concerns
- Nutrition & Supplements
- Stress/Coritsol Issues
- Female or Male Health
- Cancer Survivors
Dr. Sally’s services are available to the community, visitors, and Sunrise Springs’ guests.
- For a brief discussion about your health, consider an introductory session: 25 minutes $79
- For a focused discussion about your health issues or wellness goals: 50 minutes $159 80 minutes $249
- For more complex or longstanding concerns, we recommend: 1 hour, 50 minutes $329
Dr. Sally may recommend laboratory testing for cortisol, hormone or nutrient levels, and digestive health as needed.
Phone or Skype sessions are available for follow-up and on-going consultations at the above rates.
Dr. Sally Fisher, MD is board certified in Preventive and Integrative and Holistic Medicine and a Physician Nutrition Specialist
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SOME OF DR. SALLY’S CLASSES INCLUDE:
Physician’s Corner – Food as MedicineA far ranging look and discussion of the anthropology, history, evolution, botany, psychology and medicine of food.
Physician’s Corner – Stress and RelaxationA look at and discussion of the medical underpinnings of stress, anxiety and inflammation and their antidotes in mind/body approaches.
Physician’s Corner – Gut (GI) HealthA discussion of topics in food and gut health, the fascinating world of gut bacteria (the microbiome), detoxification and others as desired.
Physician’s Corner – Ancient RhythmsTopics in and discussion of daily rhythms, sleep, seasons, sunlight and darkness, hydration, Vitamin D and others as desired.
Physician’s Corner – Nutrition Topics
A look at any trending, controversial, fascinating, and/or compelling topics in nutrition desired by the group, for example: GMOs, soy, acid/alkaline diets, gluten-free, paleo, vitamins and supplements, etc.
Please see the Daily Schedule for a list of current offerings.
Acupuncture Requires 48-hour advanced booking
Acupuncture is the foundational treatment approach of Traditional Chinese Medicine and has been used for more than 2,500 years to reduce pain, stress, arthritis and depression. After a consultation, our licensed Doctor of Oriental Medicine (DOM) will administer acupuncture based on your personal needs to balance the flow of energy (Qi) and promote your body’s natural healing process. The Chinese medical concept of nourishing and replenishing Qi and other vital forces can aid in pain management, energy balance resulting in a deeper state of wellbeing. 80-minutes $189 Additional 50-minute session $149
Ayurvedic Healing Consultation Requires 48-hour advanced booking
Ayurveda medicine is a 5,000-year-old practice that emphasizes the underlying root of imbalance in all areas of life. In this balance-restoring consultation, a practitioner will address your current diet, lifestyle, stress management tools and state of health, and make healing recommendations through the use of herbs, nutrition, aromatherapy oils, massage, meditation, and yoga. End your session with the insight to take your Ayurvedic healing to a deeper level and cleanse, nurture and rejuvenate your health.
80-minutes initial consultation $189 50-minute follow-up $149
Chiropractic Session Requires 48-hour advanced booking
The practice of chiropractic care focuses on the examination of the spine to evaluate structure and function, and how that relationship affects the preservation and restoration of health. In this healing session, your licensed chiropractor, manipulations may be made to correct alignment, alleviate pain, improve function and support your body’s natural ability to heal itself. Take-home corrective exercises will be provided for long-term benefits.
80-minutes evaluation & treatment $195 50-minute follow-up $119
Posture & Wellbeing Requires 48-hour advanced booking
Even in the absence of pain, many of us know that we are not sitting, standing and moving optimally. Postural imbalances can lead to misalignment that can result in pain and other health problems. An evaluation by our chiropractor will assess your posture and body alignment, and provide recommendations to
restore natural body mechanics. Experience greater comfort and mental clarity.
80 minutes $195 50-minute follow-up minutes $119
Sally Fisher, MD brings an unwavering passion for evidence-based integrative and nutritional medicine to Sunrise Springs. Her desire and intention is to have those she works with feel deeply that she is fully present, with warmth, humor, and knowledge, as she helps people to explore ways of enhancing their health and wellness. As a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of New Mexico, School of Medicine, Dr. Fisher enjoys sharing her extensive training and experience in integrative, nutritional, preventive and functional medicine.
Dr. Fisher began her professional career by interning at the North Shore University Hospital/New York University School of Medicine. Subsequently, she completed her residency at Mt. Sinai/New York University School of Medicine in Preventive, Occupational and Environmental Medicine. She also participated in the fellowship program in Holistic Medicine at Columbia University School of Medicine. More recently, Dr. Fisher worked as an integrative medicine/preventive medicine clinic physician at the University of New Mexico Center for Life. Dr. Fisher currently has a private practice in Albuquerque where she practices integrative, preventative, and nutritional medicine.
Dr. Fisher received her B.A. in Psychology from Yale University summa cum laude. She then earned her M.D. at the University of New Mexico, where she received the Faculty Award for Outstanding Senior. Dr. Fisher earned her M.S. in Community Medicine at Mt. Sinai/New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Fisher is board certified by the American Board of Preventive Medicine, the American Board of Holistic and Integrative Medicine and the American Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists.
In a future life, Sally hopes to run a teashop. Until then, she enjoys sharing this passion with others by serving tea at the start of each medical consultation. Sally also makes it a point to stay connected to nature, the breath, and to honor compassion and gratitude. She is especially grateful to have the opportunity practice medicine at Sunrise Springs.
Dr. Sally Fisher was recently recognized by Albuquerque the Magazine as Albuquerque’s TOP DOC in Preventive Medicine for the second year in a row in.
“My desired intention is to have those I work with feel deeply that I am fully present with warmth, humor, and knowledge as I help people to explore ways of enhancing their health and wellness.” –Sunrise Springs Medical Director Sally Fisher, MD