Dr. Peter Fries, MD

Dr. Peter Fries, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Peter Fries, MD is an ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Bettendorf, IA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1981 and specializes in ophthalmic plastic & reconstructive surgery, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

777 Tanglefoot Ln

Bettendorf, IA 52722

Contact Information

(563) 323-2020

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Fries' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diplopia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Diplopia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries performs Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Fries performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Botox® for Migraine Treatment
  • Botox® for the Bladder
Eyelid Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Eyelid Disorders more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Fries' conditions and procedures:

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Benign Tumor
Black Eye
Blepharitis
Blepharoplasty
Blepharorrhaphy
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Blindness
Blocked Tear Duct
Botox® Injection
Cancer
Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
Chalazion
Conjunctivoplasty
Cosmetic Eyelid Surgery
Dacryoadenitis
Dacryocystectomy
Dacryocystorhinostomy
Diplopia
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
Ectropion of Eyelid
Entropion
Enucleation of Eye
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Cancer
Eye Infections
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Disorders
Eyelid Spasm
Eyelid Surgery
Glaucoma
Graves' Disease
Headache
Hypertropia
Keratitis
Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
Migraine
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Orbit Evisceration
Orbital Cellulitis
Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Repair of Lid Retraction
Sjögren's Syndrome
Strabismus
Stye
Tear Duct Disorders
Tear Duct Surgery
Thyroid Disease
Trichiasis

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Peter Fries joined Eye Surgeons Associates in 1991. He completed his medical degree in Chicago on a military scholarship program and finished his ophthalmology residency at Letterman Army Medical Center in San Francisco where he was voted "Outst...

Specialties

  • Ophthalmic Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Ocular Oncology
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1988
Chldns Hospital Phila
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
Fellowship Hospital
1987
University Of California At San Francisco
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Fell Ucsf
Residency Hospital
1985
Letterman Army Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Letterman Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Letterman Army Med Center
Internship Hospital
1981
Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
Medical School
1988
1988
1987
1987
1985
1985
1982
1981

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Dr. Fries is kind,compassionate,very knowledgeable...listens well and explains well. He is always punctual and has a great sense of humor! He is qualified to treat my specific condition for which I am thankful. We are fortunate to have Dr.Fries in our area!
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The explanations of my condition and followup treatments were excellent. Dr. Fries answered all my questions. I highly recommend Dr. Fries.
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Dr Fries was professional, timely, and helped me to feel comfortable with making decisions whether to have surgery or not. I appreciate his confidence.
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He was very professional and explained everything in detail and allowed me to ask questions. I would highly recommend him!
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Without a doubt, Dr. Fries is the best doctor I have ever been associated with, in ANY field. He is extremely knowledgeable on many topics, and easily understood. He has a knack of making his patients relaxed and comfortable, and explains his exam procedures, etc. I would highly recommend Dr....Read More
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Locations

Eye Surgeons Associates

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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