Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD

Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1983 and specializes in general surgery.

3400 Spruce St Ste 16

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neuroendocrine Tumors
very high
more than 97% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Fraker'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

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

65  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Nci
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fraker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fraker's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fraker to family and friends
26 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Fraker'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Pi would not be here today if not for Dr.Fraker.
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I had surgery with Dr. Fraker all the way back in 2009. I am very pleased with the lack of a scar, a decent recovery time and a doctor willing to answer all my questions so that I could understand his answers..
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I had a total thyroidectomy with an overnight hospital stay. Dr. Fraker and his team were outstanding from beginning to end. He is very skilled - 2 weeks out and my scar is very minimal, just a thin red line. Highly recommend.
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The doctor is top notch! The best from the office to the operating room to the bed side you could not ask for better care and a greta down to earth person too!!!
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I had a parathyroidectomy performed by Dr. Fraker. During my initial consultation, I immediately recognized how fortunate I was to have access to such an experienced, highly skilled and “world renowned” surgeon. I felt “safe” under his care and confident that I would have a positive outcome. He is...more
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