Dr. George Frey, MD

Dr. George Frey, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o
(50)

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Dr. George Frey, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Englewood, CO and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

Colorado Comprehensive Spine Institute

3277 S Lincoln St

Englewood, CO 80113
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Frey'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Frey "Dr. Frey and his entire staff, at CCSI is committed to treating each patient in a respectable, considerate, and dignified way. Throughout consultation, examination, case discussion, and treatment - all matters are handled in a confidential and discreet manner. Spinal problems are among medicine's most complex treatment challenges. CCSI's integrated team approach works together with each patient to provide exceptional patient-centered medical care. Our team includes a broad range of specialties including nonsurgical and surgical experts in orthopaedic spine surgery, neurosurgery, neurology, physiatry, pain medicine and pharmacology, physical therapy and rehabilitation, massage therapy, chiropractic, and acupuncture."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthoptics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Frey does not have any board certifications listed.

72  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Rush Presby St Lukes
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush-Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Top Doctors in the USA, 2001 to cu
  • Spinal Research Foundation, Center of Excellence, 2010 to pr
  • 5280 Magazine Top Doctor in Sinal Surgery, 1997-2001t
Media & Publications

Dr. Frey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frey's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frey to family and friends
50 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (50)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Frey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

I was looking for the best orthopedic surgeon in Colorado and I was referred to Dr. Frey by a well known orthopedic surgeon from Chicago. He told me that Dr. Frey is extremely skilled and that he is both highly intelligent and conservative in approach. I went to Dr. Frey with fairly serious neck...more
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Dr. Frey and his staff are very caring and professional. Their explanations of my plan for surgery were very clear and reasons the surgery was needed were very adequate. During my hospital stay either Dr. Frey or one of his P.A.'s were there personally to check on my progress every day a nd...more
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Dr. Frey is the best orthopedic surgeon that I have ever had. I would recommend him for anyone with scoliosis, I no longer need a walker since surgery, He is awesome.
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Dr. Frey performed lumbar spinal fusion for me over fifteen years ago, correcting problems that four previous surgeries did not alleviate. In August, 2017; I returned to him for numbness in my hands and weakness in my legs. Tests showed stenosis in my cervical vertebra and bones spurs pressing on...more
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Incredible care from start to continued rehabilitation. My good friend's wife is suffering similar conditions I had, and she's trying to arrange insurance for herself. I highly recommended Dr. Frey because I'm certain he can help her. My pain and discomfort are nearly gone and I'm almost...more
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