Dr. Kenneth B. Fryer, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 70

921 Oak Park Blvd Ste 204
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
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Dr. Fryer's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

French Hospital Medical Center
1911 Johnson Avenue
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Central Coast Orthopedic Medical Group
CCOMG Pismo Beach
921 Oak Park Blvd Ste 204
Pismo Beach, CA 93449
Central Coast Orthopedic Medical Group
CCOMG San Luis Obispo
862 Meinecke Ave Ste 100
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
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    Dr. Fryer's Experience

    Dr. Fryer's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Microsurgical Procedures
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
    2
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Orthopaedic Trauma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Work-Related Injuries
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    Background Check for Dr. Fryer

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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

    New York Medical College
    Graduated in 1970

    Internship Hospital

    San Francisco General Hospital
    Complete in 1971

    Residency Hospital

    UCLA Wadsworth
    Complete in 1975

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Fryer & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Fryer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Fryer has admitting privileges:

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    • French Hospital Medical Center

    • Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Fryer

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fryer to family and friends

    34 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Fryer's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    32 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    34 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    34 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 33 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Fryer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    33 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    34 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Fryer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Health Net
    • Medicare
    • United Healthcare
    • WellPoint
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    Office Locations

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    Central Coast Orthopedic Medical Group
    CCOMG Pismo Beach
    921 Oak Park Blvd Ste 204
    Pismo Beach, CA 93449
    (805) 473-4949 (Office)
    (805) 473-1802 (Fax)
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    Central Coast Orthopedic Medical Group
    CCOMG San Luis Obispo
    862 Meinecke Ave Ste 100
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
    (805) 541-4600 (Office)
    (805) 541-8716 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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