Dr. Benjamin Frishberg, MD

Dr. Benjamin Frishberg, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Benjamin Frishberg, MD is a neurology specialist in Carlsbad, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School in 1979 and specializes in neurology and neuro-ophthalmology.

6010 Hidden Valley Rd Ste 200

Carlsbad, CA 92011

Contact Information

(760) 631-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Sharp Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Frishberg's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Frishberg does not have any board certifications listed.

58  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

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.


  • University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Calif San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Calif San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Emory University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Frishberg has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Frishberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frishberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frishberg to family and friends
35 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

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  • 1

Dr. Frishberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr.Frishberg is one of the best in State of California.Dr.Frishberg is very professional he very knowledgeable in his filed of his Neurology.Dr.Frishberg really cases for his patients he's make sure his patient receive everything they need.I suffer with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis.He...more
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Saw him once - he changed my husband's diagnosis (which had been confirmed by 3 different doctors) so he could try to convince us to join his current study on Alzheimer's! Needless to say, we did not go back to him. Stay away from this guy!
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I have been seeing Dr. Frishberg for a little over 2 years. He is an absolute joy to visit and is one of he smartest doctor's that I have ever had the opportunity to be seen by. He may be out of the office quite a bit, but that is because he is attending conferences in order to gain more knowledge...more
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HORRIBLE!! He sees you once then you only see his PA's. Takes one week to get a phone call back. He's never on call. Too big of a practice. He has NO COMPASSION at all. Doesn't like dealing with patient care whatsoever. He stands in front of you with his hands on his hips like your a bother. He has...more
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