Dr. Carter Friess, MD

Dr. Carter Friess, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 72
(5)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carter Friess, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Bend, OR and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Wisconsin in 1972 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2450 NE Mary Rose Pl Ste 120

Bend, OR 97701

Contact Information

(541) 382-3100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • LifeWise
  • ODS Health Plan
  • PacificSource
  • Providence Health Plans

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Friess performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Earwax Buildup
high
more than 90% of peers
Ear Ache
normal
more than 66% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
normal
more than 48% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
1

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
24

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Deafness
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Nosebleed
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinusitis
  • Vertigo
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
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Procedures

  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University Colo Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Oreg Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friess has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Friess does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Friess and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Friess' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friess to family and friends
2.4
based on 5 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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

Dr. Friess' Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Dr. Friess accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • LifeWise
  • ODS Health Plan
  • PacificSource
    Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
    Preferred PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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