Dr. Frita Fisher is the founder and president of her own nephrology practice (Midtown Atlanta Nephrology, P.C.), and she is the medical director of a non-profit dialysis unit (DCI). Dr. Frita loves taking care of patients and giving medical advice. She now spreads her medical knowledge beyond the confines of her office walls by being a medical expert commentator. Her YouTube channel (Dr.Frita) has over 260,000 subscribers, and she has appeared as a medical expert on shows such as HLN Weekend Express, 11 Alive News NBC, the Emmy Award Winning Paternity Court, BNC News Prime, Sister Circle Live, Personal Injury Court, V-103 Radio, and Good Day Atlanta.
Frita McRae Fisher, M.D. was born in Augusta, Georgia and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida. She graduated from the Honors Program at Florida State University with a B.S. in Biology. Dr. Frita attended medical school at Meharry Medical College, which she completed with a straight A average earning honors in every clinical rotation. This well-rounded, personable physician was elected by her peers to serve as Miss Meharry Medical College (public relations liaison), and she still managed to be inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society – the highest honor attainable by a medical student.
Dr. Frita completed her Internal Medicine-Pediatrics residency at Georgetown University Hospital, and she completed her nephrology fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine. She became triple-board certified (certified in Nephrology, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics). It is Dr. Frita’s mission to share her medical knowledge in a manner which is easy to understand so that people can live their happiest, healthiest lives.