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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 43

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Dr. Fries' Specialties

  • Cardiology

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Hospital Quality

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Rochester General Hospital
1425 Portland Ave
Rochester, NY 14621
Strong Memorial Hospital
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Cardiovascular Assoc
UNIVERSITY CARDIOVASCULAR ASSOCIATES
38 E South St
Geneseo, NY 14454
University Cardiovascular Assoc
University Cardiovascular Assoc
299 Main St
Dansville, NY 14437
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    Dr. Fries' Experience

    Dr. Fries' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease
    1
    • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
    • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
    • Cardiac Event Monitor
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Echocardiography
    • EKG (Electrocardiogram, ECG)
    • Stress Test
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
    2
    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Cardiovascular Diseases
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Fries

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1997

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Rochester Medical Center, Strong Memorial Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fries & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Fries' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Rochester General Hospital

    • Strong Memorial Hospital

    • Nicholas H. Noyes Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fries

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.0
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    4 out of 5

    Dr. Fries' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Fries

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.3 out of 5

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    Is Dr. Fries accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    University Cardiovascular Assoc
    UNIVERSITY CARDIOVASCULAR ASSOCIATES
    38 E South St
    Geneseo, NY 14454
    (585) 243-5790 (Office)
    (585) 442-5526 (Fax)
    B
    University Cardiovascular Assoc
    299 Main St
    Dansville, NY 14437
    (585) 335-9840 (Office)
    C
    University Cardiovascular Assoc
    2365 Clinton Ave S Ste 100
    Rochester, NY 14618
    (585) 442-5320 (Office)
    D
    University Cardiovascular Assoc
    800 Carter St Ste 100
    Rochester, NY 14621
    (585) 442-5320 (Office)
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