Dr. David Fritz, MD

Dr. David Fritz, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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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

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

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

Dr. Fritz'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.

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

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

  • 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

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fritz to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Fritz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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...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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