Dr. Spencer Frink, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMaleAge 64

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Spencer Frink, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Houston, TX and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Frink has extensive experience in Renal Neoplasms & Resection. He graduated from USUHS F E HEBERT SCH OF MED in 1990. He is affiliated with Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Spencer Frink, MD

The University of Texas MD Anderson Canc

1515 Holcombe Blvd Houston, TX 77030
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Very Informative. Straight talker. Makes sure all questions you have are answered. Rare for a doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Merlin in Las Cruces, NM – May 20, 2016
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I found it comforting when the nurses in Del Sol Hospital told be that other orthopedic surgeons ask for Dr. Frinks help when they have a difficult case.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Office environment
  • Long wait times
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Aaron S. in Alamogordo, NM – Mar 11, 2016
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Care Philosophy

As one of roughly 125 Orthopedic Oncologists in the United States and the only Orthopedic Oncologist in El Paso, my philosophy of care is to consistently...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2004
MD Anderson Cancer Ctr-U Tex
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1991
Wright State University
Internship Hospital
1990
USUHS F E HEBERT SCH OF MED
Medical School
1981
Tulane University of Louisiana
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Spencer Frink, MD's top areas of expertise?

Dr. Frink specializes in Renal Neoplasms & Resection. See more on Healthgrades.

What conditions does Dr. Spencer Frink, MD treat?

Dr. Frink frequently treats the following conditions: Avascular Necrosis, Acute Lymphoid Leukemia, and Joint Pain. See more on Healthgrades.

What is Dr. Spencer Frink, MD's office address?

Dr. Frink's office is located at 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Is Dr. Spencer Frink, MD affiliated with any hospitals?

Dr. Spencer Frink, MD is affiliated with Houston Methodist The Woodlands Hospital.

How much experience does Dr. Spencer Frink, MD have?

Dr. Frink has over 32 years of healthcare experience.

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Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Frink treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Frink treats other conditions, please contact the office at (713) 792-6110.

Renal Neoplasms & Resection

Renal oncology focuses on the management and treatment of kidney cancer through surgery, immunotherapy, targeted therapy, radiation, and chemotherapy.

Dr. Frink is experienced in the area of Renal Neoplasms & Resection. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Frink's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chordoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • ENT Cancer
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lupus
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myelopathy
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Screenings
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

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The University of Texas MD Anderson Canc

University of Texas M.d. Anderson Cancer Center1515 Holcombe Blvd Houston, TX 77030
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El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group

El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group1720 Murchison Dr El Paso, TX 79902
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