Dr. Frederick Harris, MD

Dr. Frederick Harris, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Frederick Harris, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Duluth, MN and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Ohio State University / College of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in neurosurgery, critical care neurosurgery, and more.

400 E 3rd St

Duluth, MN 55805

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
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Dr. Harris' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harris performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Harris performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harris treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Harris treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spinal Fusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harris performs Spinal Fusion more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harris performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Harris' conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

My philosophy of care is to carefully listen and understand the concerns, symptoms and fears of each patient, while clearly explaining their neurological condition and plan of treatment to their satisfaction. I would like each and every patient and their family members to leave my office with the comfort of understanding the next phase of their care with all questions answered.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    2007
  • 2002
    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Medical School
    2001
  • 1991
    Southern University and A&M College in Baton Rouge, LA
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Harris' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Harris

4.1

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(10)
4 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.142857142857143%
(1)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
(2)

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Dr Harris saved my life. We met him at his office in Burnsville last Wednesday after being referred to him at Ridges ER on Tuesday night. He performed my surgury the very next day! He fused L3, L4 L5 in my lower back, aligned and repaired what was needed. The pain and numbness in my leg is...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medica
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Ucare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
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