Dr. Frederick Dressen, DO

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Dr. Frederick Dressen, DO

General Surgery | Male

Physicians Surgery Center 2601 W Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901 Get Directions
(618) 351-7300

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Dr. Dressen specializes in General Surgery and practices in Carbondale, IL. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    Specialties

    • General Surgery

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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia

    Procedures Performed

    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Colectomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lung Surgery
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Orchiectomy
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Wound Repair

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

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    • 1
      Sanction

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      • 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.
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    Education

    • Medical School
      Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Med

      Graduated in 1986

    • Internship Hospital
      Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University

      Completed in 1987

    • Residency Hospital
      Chicago College Of Ostepathic Medicine

      Completed in 1991

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Chicago College Of Ostepathic Medicine

      Completed in 1992

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in General Surgery
    • Board certified in General Surgery
    • No malpractice claims found
    • Sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Dressen's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Dressen

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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients