Dr. Andrew Freese, MD

Dr. Andrew Freese, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(38)
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Dr. Andrew Freese, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Coatesville, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

213 Reeceville Rd Ste 33

Coatesville, PA 19320

Contact Information

(610) 384-0482

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
very high
more than 96% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Myelopathy
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
39

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Pennsylvanis
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Massachusettes Institute Of Technology
    Other Education | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Freese has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freese's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freese to family and friends
4.8
based on 38 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Freese's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Abington, PA |
I was nervous about Cervical Spine Surgery and I was referred to Dr. Freese. The staff were excellent and caring and Dr. Freese seemed very positive about the outcome (4 Cervical Disc's Fused) but humble and not cocky. I felt totally at ease after my 1st appointment. We scheduled the Surgery and...more
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Downingtown, PA |
Dr. Freese is a miracle worker. I had extreme pain in my neck before surgery and now it is gone. I am 66 years old and I am so glad that I had the surgery. Dr. Freese is a very caring and friendly person. His office staff is very helpful and kind.
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in Coatesville, PA |
I am so grateful to have found Dr Freese as I was researching Neurosurgeons to perform a double fusion surgery on my lower back. From the moment I met Dr Freese, I just knew I did not need to look any further. Dr Freese and his staff are extremely welcoming, knowledgeable, caring and always keep...more
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in Honey Brook, PA |
Other doctors lean toward masking back pain rather than addressing the SOURCE of the problem. Dr. Freese's surgical approach is to fix the specific condition which caused the pain to begin with. I am now six weeks following a lumbar spinal fusion, and the results have been positive so far. If you...more
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in Coatesville, PA |
I had been "living" with the pain of a severe back injury that numerous other doctors and surgeons told me that was inoperable. I hobbled into the office, bent over and barely able to walk. Six months and 2 surgeries later I have my life back. I am no longer in constant pain, relying on heavy...more
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Dr. Freese accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Freese has admitting privileges

Brandywine Hospital
201 Reeceville Rd
Coatesville, PA 19320
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