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Dr. Karsten Fryburg, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 55

Dr. Fryburg

Dr. Karsten Fryburg, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Indianapolis, IN. He graduated from Hannover Medical School Hannover, Germany and specializes in neurosurgery.


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Dr. Fryburg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fryburg treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fryburg treats this condition more than 96% 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
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fryburg treats Low Back Pain more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Fryburg treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Spondylosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fryburg treats Spondylosis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Fryburg treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Fryburg's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in a teamwork approach to care in which the patients and physician work together to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Neurosurgery, University Of Arizona Medical Center Tucson, Az
Fellowship Hospital
Neurosurgery, Medical College Of Georgia Augusta, Ga
Residency Hospital
Hannover Medical School Hannover, Germany
Medical School

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Fryburg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fryburg

4.1

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
73.6842105263158%
(14)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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(0)
1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)

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  • Staff friendliness
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Just did an ACDF, & he was very informative, compassionate, & thorough. He called a few days after to check on me. I'll never see another neurosurgeon again!! Best, staff, hospital & experience I've ever had.
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Dr Fryburg is wonderful! For the first time in 3 years I have very little pain. I am 3.5 months post op 3 level acdf fusion. Scar is minimal and fading. The whole staff is great.
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Caring,, patient and very concerned. You can tell he has great concern for his patients.
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Dr. Fryburg was a kind man and very good at explaining things and answering endless questions my daughter had. He took plenty of time with us to make sure we understood.
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