Dr. James L. Frey, MD

Dr. James L. Frey, MD

Neurology | Male | 69 years old

My mission, along with the St. Joseph Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical...Read more

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      3.6 based on 9 responses
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      Experience with Dr. Frey
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Frey's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        31 – 45 minutes (8)
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      Dr Frey was very pleasant, but easily distracted. Very difficult to get an appointment. I uploaded my images into Barrow system, but no one even tried to bring them up during the appointment, and no one could load the images from the CD that I brought from my hospital. Dr Frey also told my neurologist Doctor that he would call 6pm Dr Frey never called and has to contact the neurologist.
      His assistant never returns calls. It is so frustrating. I like Dr. Frey, but Glenda doesn't know how to pick up a phone and call patients back. Sorry Dr. Frey. I wonder if you need another right hand person. Glenda, I called you five times and no return call. This behavior makes me want to go to another Dr. Dr. Frey has superior knowledge of his field. His office staff is weak when it comes to civil behavior and common curtesy. Again, no complaints about the doctor--brilliant.
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      Specialties

      • Neurology
      • Cerebrovascular Disorders

      Board Certifications

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      • Neurology
      • Vascular Neurology

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Alzheimer's Disease
      • Aneurysm
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Bell's Palsy
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Aneurysm
      • Brain Disorders
      • Brain Hemorrhage
      • Brain Infarction
      • Brain Injury
      • Cancer
      • Carotid Artery Disease
      • Carotid Artery Stenosis
      • Carotid Dissection
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cavernous Hemangioma
      • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebral Palsy
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Chiari's Deformity
      • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Chronic Pain
      • Concussion
      • Confusion
      • Cranial Trauma
      • Deafness
      • Dementia
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Diplopia
      • Dizziness
      • Dystonia
      • Epilepsy
      • Essential Tremor
      • Fall
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Headache
      • Hearing Loss
      • Hydrocephalus
      • Hypercoagulability Syndrome Due to Glycosylphosphatidylinositol Deficiency
      • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
      • Insomnia
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Leukodystrophy
      • Low Back Pain
      • Meningiomas
      • Migraine
      • Moyamoya Disease
      • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
      • Myasthenia Gravis
      • Myelopathy
      • Myoclonus
      • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Nerve Sheath Tumors
      • Neurovascular Conditions
      • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
      • Nystagmus
      • Optic Neuritis
      • Orthostatic Hypotension
      • Parkinsonism
      • Parkinson's Disease
      • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
      • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Postherpetic Neuralgia
      • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
      • Pseudotumor Cerebri
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Restless Leg Syndrome
      • Seizure Disorders
      • Sleep Apnea
      • Sleep Disorders
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Stroke
      • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
      • Syncope
      • Tension Headache
      • Thrombosis
      • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
      • Traumatic Brain Injury
      • Tremor
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vasculitis
      • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
      • Vertebral Artery Stenosis
      • Vertigo
      • Visual Field Defects

      Procedures Performed

      • Dementia Evaluation
      • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
      • EMG (Electromyography)

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        Sanctions

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Duke University School Of Medicine, Durham Nc 27710

        Graduated in 1972

      • Internship Hospital
        University Of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, Chicago Il
      • Residency Hospital
        Washington University Medical Center, Neurology Chief Resident

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Neurology
      • Board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology
      • Malpractice claims in Arizona not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Frey's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Frey

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      Dr. Frey's Care Philosophy

      My mission, along with the St. Joseph Medical Group, is to focus on innovative clinical care and the pursuit of excellence through scholarly activities. This allows me to provide patients with state-of-the-art patient services and exceptional patient experiences.