Dr. Maria Frexes Steed, MD

Dr. Maria Frexes Steed, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
61 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Maria Frexes Steed, MD is a general surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 27 years. She specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

Maria Frexes, M.D., Ph.D., PLC

2004 Hayes St Ste 635

Nashville, TN 37203
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Melanoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Frexes Steed'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. Frexes Steed "As a general surgeon and surgical oncologist, my commitment is to provide the latest, scientifically based, optimal care tailored to your surgical disease."

8  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

85  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thoracentesis
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Vanderbilt University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Ph D, Vanderbilt U
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frexes Steed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frexes Steed's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Frexes Steed to family and friends
14 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Frexes Steed'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 (3)

Dr. Frexes is a very knowledgeable surgeon. There is no one who understands breast cancer and melanoma (as well as other surgeries) as well as she does. She is very big on the "team" aspect of a care team. She works closely with other doctors when you have a cancer and calls them during your...more
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Excellent care and staff. Dr. Frexes is first rate, but I hope I never have to use her again. But if Melanoma resurfaces she is who I will call.
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Highly recommend for her competence and compassion.
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