Dr. Clay Frank, MD

Dr. Clay Frank, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Clay Frank, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Wauwatosa, WI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery.

601 N 99th St Ste 101

Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Contact Information

(414) 988-5100

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sacrum Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Frank'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Frank "Dr. Frank's philosophy of treating patients as if they are family is a view shared by the entire Intergrated Spine Care Team."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

44  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sacroilitis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
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27  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminotomy
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spine Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • Marquette University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University of Nebraska / College of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Carolinas Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frank has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frank's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frank to family and friends
68 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (68)

  • 5
    (55)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Frank'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Frank is very competent and compassionate. He did a spinal fusion for me six years ago and my back still feels great.
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Dr Frank has preformed Two of my neck fusions and also my SI Joint fusion on my left side. My surgeries are a great success, and Dr Frank explained everything in terms I could understand. He answered every question and concern I had and was available as needed I will continue to recommend Dr...more
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Dr. Frank is AMAZING! He's the nicest, most knowledgeable man. So compassionate and empathetic. I'm very knowledgeable in this area as I've had back problems for over a decade along with a prior surgery and I was beyond impressed with his skill level and how well he explains things. I've since...more
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Thank gosh he never touched my mom with surgery. She had Dr. Max Lee do surgery after Dr. Frank neglected her and 4 years post op she is doing great. Se Dr. Lee for the real deal not an immitation MD
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Dr. Frank performed my right SI joint fusion. Very knowledgeable, took his time to explain the procedure ant techniques. Sent me home with a video prior to surgery. Surgery a great success. Takes his time during follow up visits.
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