Dr. David Frecker, MD

Dr. David Frecker, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. David Frecker, MD is a neurology specialist in Santa Barbara, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1984 and specializes in neurology.

219 Nogales Ave Ste F

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

Contact Information

(805) 682-8153

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
very high
more than 94% of peers
Autonomic Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

55  Conditions Treated


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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.


  • Univ Of Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of California, San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Of California, San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frecker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frecker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frecker to family and friends
16 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Frecker'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 (6)

Dr Frecker is the best doctor in Santa Barbara. If he cannot find your problem and solve it, then no one can. He is caring, conscientious and capable and I would recommend him to my best friends.
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Dr. David Frecker is the best medical specialist I've met during the past 40 years! He knows the field of neurology in and out and explains things in a clear, detailed and understandable way. Always punctual, he will take his time and answer questions, giving suggestions that are realistic and...more
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I took my dad to see Dr. Frecker, after signs of cognitive decline began showing up. Dr. Frecker was prompt, courteous and friendly, and I liked that he showed respect for my Dad, and was patient with his sometimes slow speech. He explained things clearly without oversimplifying, and he really...more
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I love this office, I have a new onset of seizures and Dr Freaker has gone above and beyond to help me. He has even helped me get an mri and an incredible discount as I did not have insurance at the time I needed the mri. I travel almost 2 hours to see him and so worth it. After 6 mo of trouble...more
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After an appointment with Dr. Frecker in August, 2016, Dr. Frecker did not dictate notes for the visit. I was told by the office manager, Allison, that Dr. Frecker said he would dictate the notes for the visit so I could forward those notes to a specialist. After contacting Allison numerous times...more
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