Dr. David Fritz, MD

Dr. David Fritz, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. David Fritz, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lawrence, KS and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1130 W 4th St

Lawrence, KS 66044

Contact Information

(785) 505-5815

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 92% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
more than 81% of peers
Spine Disorders
high
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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18  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fritz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fritz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fritz

3.6

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(10)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
6.25%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
31.25%
(5)

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The provider was very unprofessional. He failed to answer questions, continually "dancing around" the information. The provider stated, "I can make you believe anything I want," when being asked if surgery was necessary. Before the patient agreed to the procedure, the provider stood up and started...Read More
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We had recently moved to Lawrence and my husband had a freak accident needing fusion of two of his vertebrae. We knew nothing about this Dr and I had lots of questions about the procedure he recommended. He sat down answered all my questions without being defensive making sure we felt comfortable...Read More
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Dr. os okay, but inpatient nursing staff very slow to recognize an internal bleed and had to be opened up again, after terrible suffering. Then he move practice to Lawrence and so classed me as a 'new patient' and wanted me to wait 5 months for an appointment when having back pain 12 months after...Read More
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My first experience was when I suddenly needed to have my neck fused. My second experience was a year later when he and Dr. Ebeling had to fuse my lower spine. I would and have recommended them to anyone who needed those types of surgeries. I was very happy with all of their staff.
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Awesome Dr!!!! Wouldn't recommend or go back to anyone else but him!!! Staff is WONDERFUL, from receptionist, LPN's, PA, ARNP TO DR Fritz!!! I cannot say enough about how good my experience with this office!!!!
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