Dr. Frederick Lang Jr, MD

Dr. Frederick Lang Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Frederick Lang Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1515 Holcombe Blvd

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
high
more than 86% of peers
Brain Cancer
normal
more than 82% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 75% of peers

Dr. Lang Jr'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

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

24  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Yale College, Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • New York University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • New York University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • MD Anderson Canc Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lang Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lang Jr's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lang Jr to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 3
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Dr. Lang Jr'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Lang is an absolutely incredible neurosurgeon. I currently have an Astrocytoma Grade ll on the left insular brain that he did an awake craniotomy on 4 weeks ago. The tumor wasn't able to be completely removed but he safely removed 90% of the tumor without harming my speech or right side of the...more
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