Dr. Richard Fraziero, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(18)
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Dr. Richard Fraziero, DMD
Dr. Fraziero, an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D.) degree from Oral Roberts University's College of Medicine and Dentistry. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree (M.D.) from the UHSA School of Medicine. He is licensed to practice Dental Medicine in Massachusetts. Dr. Fraziero is board certified in anesthesiology, by the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology (F.A.D.S.A.). His internship in oral and maxillofacial surgery was served at L.S.U. Charity Hospital of New Orleans, L.A. He received his residency training in oral & maxillofacial surgery with special emphasis in head and neck surgery and facial plastic surgery in New York, N.Y. (Woodhull Medical Center, St. Vincents Hospital and Staten Island Hospital). He was given the honor of being selected to serve as the Chief Resident the final two years of his residency. After completing his surgical training, Dr. Fraziero established his practice in Springfield, Massachusetts. His current practice location in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts is devoted exclusively to the surgical management of injuries, diseases, cosmetic and functional deformities of the face and mouth. Dr. Fraziero is the Chief of the Division of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery at Baystate Medical Center. He is an Assistant Professor of Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Fraziero is well known in western Massachusetts for his incredible skill in treating the most complicated facial trauma and maxillofacial surgical conditions. With the help of our highly trained, efficient and professional staff, we are able to perform most surgical procedures in our office operating suites. Our patients that require care in the hospital setting are treated at Baystate Medical Center, a level one trauma center and a teaching hospital for Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Fraziero was residency trained to provide general anesthesia for his patients. He is an instructor for BLS (basic life support) and is a certified provider in ACLS (advanced cardiac life support) and PALS (pediatric advanced life support). Our office is equipped and prepared to manage any emergency that might occur during anesthesia and surgery. Dr. Fraziero's combination of medical and dental training makes him uniquely qualified to surgically manage a diverse range of facial and oral conditions for both adult and pediatric patients

Facial Cosmetic and Maxillofacial Surgery

382 N Main St Ste 202

East Longmeadow, MA 01028

Contact Information

(413) 525-0100

Dr. Richard Fraziero, DMD

Dr. Richard Fraziero, DMD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Providing oral surgery services to Western Mass. Our goal is to provide the highest level of care possible to our patients. To treat our patients with consideration and respect at all times. To empathize with and reassure patients who are fearful or anxious. To educate our patients so that they may achieve better oral health. We must respect and cooperate with each other while working as a harmonious, proficient team. We need to maintain the highest degree of professionalism possible. Our role is to promote the dental health of the Western Massachusetts community that we serve.  - Dr. Richard Fraziero,Owner
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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Oral Surgery
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Conditions Treated

  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Tissue Neoplasm
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Trauma
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Jaw Cyst
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Irregularities
  • Jaw Tumor
  • Mandibular Hypoplasia
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Sleep Apnea
  • TMJ
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Dento Alveolar Surgery
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Implant Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Oral Roberts University / School of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Lsu
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • FACS
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Fraziero has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Fraziero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

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Dr. Fraziero's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fraziero to family and friends
2.7
based on 18 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Fraziero's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Chicopee, MA |
Dr. Fraziero lied to my face. He told me in addition to why I was there, I had a "huge" & "obvious" cavity that absolutely NEEDED to be pulled. This made no sense as I'd just been to the dentist & had a full set of x-rays that didn't show a cavity there. My regular dentist confirmed that tooth is perfectly healthy, and the spot Fraziero used on the x-ray his office took to illustrate this fake cavity, is actually the filling I got as a child. This man is a liar, don't trust him.
West Springfield, MA |
AWFUL! My daughter needs gum surgery and Dr Fraziero was referred. Went to the initial appt & they said they needed $145 up front for a CT Scan (which she did not need because of a cone beam scan and other 360 X-rays she's had done prior to us coming here, my daughters dr sent over to this office). A nurse came out and said if this was due to a financial burden that they'd do it for free because the dr needed it. They performed it and sent me a bill for it! Filed a case with my ins co!
in Westfield, MA |
I was in excruciating pain with a wisdom tooth that my regular dentist wasn't able to manage, so he referred me to Dr. Fraziero. He was able to not only fit me in to put me out for the extraction, but had me in the office in under a half hour, though I'd been told that I might have to wait awhile as I was being fit in at the last-minute. Everyone in the office was professional and sympathetic to my situation, explaining everything from the paperwork procedures to the actual dental procedure
in New Rochelle, NY |
Always a pleasant visit from the staff coordinating the appointments being friendly and helpful to the one on one patient and doctor visits. I'm grateful, thankful and very pleased with his work and effort throughout all the visits. Thank you.
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Dr. Fraziero accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Fraziero has admitting privileges

Baystate Medical Center
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199
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