Dr. Michael Fretzin, MD

Dr. Michael Fretzin, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Michael Fretzin, MD is a dermatologist in Buffalo Grove, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in dermatology.

600 W Lake Cook Rd Ste 110

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Fungal Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dry Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Fretzin'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

70  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Carleton College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Rush Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Washington University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fretzin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fretzin's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fretzin to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
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Dr. Fretzin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr . Fretzin has been my dermatologist for many years . at my age of 87 years & being treated by how many doctors in my lifetime ? Doctor Fretzin is the best I have had . knew exactly the ailment & how to cure . would highly recommend to family & friends .
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Dr.Fretzin is by far,one of the best doctors in the Northshore. I found a doctor that listens & spends the time necessary to help you during your appointment He never rushes u out the door. Dr. Fretzin’s mild manner is refreshing & he is an Extremely intelligent man. I happily refer all my friends...more
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I had one negative experience in this office and I ask the friendly staff to see another doctor with a rash on my behind which I had treated for a while with several ointments but no success so I had to see a doctor. I brought the ointment along and I was told to keep using it but I did for a long...more
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He is thoughful, careful and thorough
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Dr. Fratzin is great!! He?s very experience. I like his approach ? short, fast, and quick to the point. Find him to be very personable, confident, and highly effective. He help resolved an incorrect treatment from another doctor. His treatment yielded quick result. His medical staffs are very...more
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