Dr. Teri Fisher MSc, MD, CCFP (SEM), Dip Sport Med (CASEM)

Sport Medicine Physician

About Dr. Teri Fisher

Areas of specialty: Sport Medicine, Foot and Ankle

Dr. Teri Fisher is a Sport & Exercise Medicine physician and Clinical Assistant Professor at The University of British Columbia in the Department of Family Medicine.

Dr. Fisher has been a full-time Sport & Exercise Physician for over a decade.  He currently is a staff physician at the UBC Student Health Services, where cares for UBC students and varsity athletes. He also works as a primary-care sports medicine consultant at Footbridge.

Dr. Fisher has a passion for healthcare, technology, and education, and he keenly seeks out opportunities to combine these passions. Prior to medical school, Dr. Fisher trained as a teacher and has always been actively involved in finding ways to use the latest technology to facilitate and enhance medical education.

Dr. Fisher is an experienced keynote speaker, educator, consultant, and podcaster, who loves sharing his excitement and passion for artificial intelligence and voice-first technology in the context of medicine and healthcare.

Professional Highlights

Dr. Fisher has a passion for e-health innovation and particularly for the intersection of voice technology and healthcare. He is the Founder and host of “Voice First Health”, the industry-leading blog and podcast that highlights the intersection of voice technology and healthcare.

Dr. Fisher is also the founder of Alexa in Canada, the leading Amazon Alexa resource for Canadians; and Briefcast.FM, the premier Flash Briefing network. He is the host of the weekly “Alexa in Canada” Podcast and the daily "Voice in Canada" Flash Briefing, where he facilitates voice-first technology literacy and highlights how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing our lives.

Dr. Fisher is a TEDx speaker and has been a featured guest on numerous technology podcasts. He is a frequently sought-after speaker on the future of medicine.

Post-Secondary Education

  • McGill University
    BSc, Anatomy & Cell Biology
    1997
  • University of British Columbia
    MSc, Experimental Medicine
    1999
  • University of British Columbia
    B.Ed, Secondary Science
    2000
  • University of British Columbia
    MD
    2004
  • University of Alberta
    Residency, Family Practice
    2007
  • University of Alberta
    Fellowship, Sport & Exercise Medicine
    2008