Dr. George Frem, MD

Dr. George Frem, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. George Frem, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Johnstown, PA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.

88 Osborne St

Johnstown, PA 15905

Contact Information

(814) 539-0798

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • 11 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Frem

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

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

Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Frem'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

1

Specialties

  • Nephrology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
34

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

More

Read More
4

Procedures

  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Boston College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • Northeastern Uinversity
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • U Of St George's Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Waterbury Hosp Hlth Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Waterbury Hospital Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • York Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Maine Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frem has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Frem does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Frem and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Frem's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frem to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Frem'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

Are you Dr. Frem?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Frem

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Frem accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO
  • UPMC Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Frem has admitting privileges

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center - Main
1086 Franklin St
Johnstown, PA 15905
View Hospital Profile
Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center- Lee Campus
320 Main St
Johnstown, PA 15901
View Hospital Profile

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Nephrology
(41)