Dr. Frederick Dressen, DO

Dr. Frederick Dressen, DO

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 63
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Frederick Dressen, DO is a general surgery doctor who practices in Carbondale, IL. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

2601 W Main St

Carbondale, IL 62901

Contact Information

(618) 351-7300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas


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Esophageal Diseases
more than 59% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 20% of peers

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  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Hospital Privilege Loss or Restriction (10/17/2014)
    Action Taken: Reprimand
    Summary: Dressen, Frederick J MD: License # 036075922: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician surrendered his hospital privileges while his surgical privileges were suspended: ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Chicago College Of Ostepathic Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Chicago College Of Ostepathic Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dressen's Reviews

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Dr. Dressen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Dressen accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO

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