Dr. Douglas Friesen, MD

General SurgeryMaleAge 64

Dr. Friesen
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Mercy Hyperbarics and Wound Care Rogers

1194 W Walnut St Rogers, AR 72756

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Dr. Douglas Friesen, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Rogers, AR and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Kansas School of Medicine medical school in 1983. He is affiliated with Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Friesen to book an appointment.

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    Dr Friesen did an emergency appendectomy on me a few years ago at Mercy Hospital in Rogers, Ark. He is fantastic with a wonderful bedside manner. One of the best doctors I've had during my 50 years.
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    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
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    Kim in AR – May 30, 2018
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    Dr Friesen is one of the best Drs I have ever seen. He is highly skilled and is very kind.
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    Rogers, AR – Jan 12, 2016
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    Biography

    Dr. Douglas Friesen, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Rogers, AR and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1988
    Via Christi Hospital - St Francis Campus
    Residency Hospital
    1983
    University of Kansas School of Medicine
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    Does Dr. Douglas Friesen, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Friesen has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    What are Dr. Douglas Friesen, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Friesen frequently treats Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy), Burn Injuries, and Second-Degree Burns. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Friesen treats.

    Where is Dr. Douglas Friesen, MD's office located?

    Dr. Friesen's office is located at 1194 W Walnut St, Rogers, AR 72756. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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    Dr. Friesen's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Friesen performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 100% of his peers

    Dr. Friesen performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Debridement
    • Knee Debridement
    Burn Injuries
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Friesen treats Burn Injuries more than 98% of his peers

    Dr. Friesen treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Chemical Burn
    • Chemical Burn - Airways
    • Chemical Burn - Eyes
    • Chemical Burn - Ingestion
    • Chemical Burn - Inhalation
    • Chemical Burn - Skin
    • Electrical Burn
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Third-Degree Burns
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    Second-Degree Burns
    high
    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Friesen treats Second-Degree Burns more than 92% of his peers

    Dr. Friesen treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

    Dr. Friesen's conditions and procedures:

    • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Bone Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Burn Injuries
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Ischemic Colitis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pelvic Abscess
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Rib Fracture
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Grafts
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Nodule
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Ventral Hernia

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    (479) 878-2550

    Dr. Friesen accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Humana
    Choice Care PPO

    Locations

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    Mercy Hyperbarics and Wound Care Rogers1194 W Walnut St Rogers, AR 72756
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    Mercy Hyperbaric and Wound Care - Physician Plaza2708 S Rife Medical Ln Ste T40 Rogers, AR 72758
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    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Friesen is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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    Mercy Hospital Northwest Arkansas

    Rogers, AR

    76% Patient Experience Rating, 7% higher than the national average

    7 Awards Received

    Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)

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