Dr. David Fricke, MD

Dr. David Fricke, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 83
Dr. David Fricke, MD is a family medicine specialist in Wheaton, MD and has been practicing for 56 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1960 and specializes in family medicine and general surgery.

11915 Georgia Ave

Wheaton, MD 20902

Contact Information

(301) 942-4505

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Fricke's Experience

Dr. Fricke's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fricke "Along with 28 other kind, thorough, and competent physicians, we practice urgent care medicine and surgery at ten Medstar Prompt Care Centers in Maryland and DC. I mainly staff centers in Wheaton, Gaithersburg and Pikesville (search Medstar Prompt Care). We complement the practice of all local physicians by being available to you when their offices are overly full. We stress continuity and high quality of care. My background is general surgery (cert.), family practice and emergency medicine."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

13  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Immunization
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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.


  • Wesleyan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1956
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Latter-Day Saints Hospital, Salt Lake City Ut
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Temple University Surgery At Philadelphia General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962
  • University Of Michigan At St. Mary's Hospital Grand Rapids Mi-Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965
  • University Maryland Shock Trauma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Pochetnaya Grammota (Award of Merit) Kyrgyzstan, 2007
  • Distinguished Community Service, 2004
Media & Publications
  • Fundamentals of Nursing Medical-Surgical Nursing, 2005; 2007
  • Short Textbook of Surgery (in Pashto), 1969

Languages Spoken

  • English

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