Dr. Richard Fries, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 46
  
Dr. Fries
Telehealth services available

Mercy Health - Fairfield Hospital

3000 Mack Rd Fairfield, OH 45014

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Dr. Richard Fries, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Fairfield, OH. Dr. Fries has more experience with Peripheral Vascular Disorders, Peripheral Vascular Procedures, and Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Fort Hamilton Hughes Memorial Hospital and Mercy Health - Fairfield Hospital. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Fries to book an appointment.


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About Me

Care Philosophy

Personalized, team care for vascular diagnosis and endovascular or surgical correction of arterial and venous diseases

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • ALPHA OMEGA ALPHA, 2005

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(513) 870-7000

Dr. Fries accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
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Blue Access Options-OH PPO
Blue Access-OH PPO
Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Fries

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Fries treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Fries treats other conditions, please contact the office at (513) 870-7000.

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 87% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 13 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.Compare with other Peripheral Vascular Procedures specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Fries performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Fries performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Bypass
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries performs Peripheral Artery Bypass more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Fries performs this procedure more than 67% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.Compare with other Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries treats Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm more than 50% of their peers

Dr. Fries treats this condition more than 50% of their peers

Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)

Arteriovenous malformation (AVM) specialists diagnose and treat abnormal blood vessel connections between arteries and veins that result in damage or death of body tissue and nerve cells.Compare with other Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) specialists.

Typically treats 56% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 77% of their peers

Dr. Fries performs this procedure more than 77% of their peers

Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fries performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 35% of their peers

Dr. Fries performs this procedure more than 35% of their peers

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Dr. Fries' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Mercy Health - Fairfield Hospital3000 Mack Rd Fairfield, OH 45014
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