Dr. Michael A. Frierson, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

7301 Hennessy Blvd Suite 200
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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Dr. Frierson:

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Dr. Frierson's Experience

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Dr. Frierson's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Frierson Performs

  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
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Conditions Dr. Frierson Treats

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
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Hospital Quality

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Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
5000 Hennessy Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
Baton Rouge General - Mid City
3600 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Frierson

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Bone and Joint Clinic Baton Rouge
Bone and Joint Clinic Baton Rouge
7301 Hennessy Blvd Suite 200
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
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    Dr. Frierson's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1996
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    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Fusion
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
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    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
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    Background Check for Dr. Frierson

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.
    • 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 Of Michigan Medical School
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Loyola University Med Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Frierson & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Frierson'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. Frierson has admitting privileges:

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    • Baton Rouge General - Mid City

    • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Frierson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frierson to family and friends

    22 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Frierson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    20 responses
    same as
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    21 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 22 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Frierson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    22 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    22 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Frierson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • United Healthcare
    • WellCare
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    Office Locations

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    Bone and Joint Clinic Baton Rouge
    7301 Hennessy Blvd Suite 200
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 927-0050 (Office)
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