Dr. Stacy Frye, MD

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Dr. Stacy Frye, MD
Dr. Frye is a native of the metro Detroit area. She earned her bachelor's degree with Honors from the Honors College at Michigan State University and is a graduate of the prestigious MSU Medical Scholars (BS/MD) Program. She completed medical school at Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine, where she was awarded the Brian Burke Award for exhibiting "Outstanding Promise in Pediatrics". Dr. Frye stayed true to her Spartan roots by completing her residency in pediatrics at Michigan State University & Helen DeVos Children's Hospital. As a resident, she was selected by medical students for the MSU-CHM Outstanding Resident Faculty Award in recognition of her dedication and enthusiasm for medical education. After residency, she went on to fellowship training in Non-Operative Pediatric Orthopedics and Sports Medicine at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago (a teaching hospital affiliated with Northwestern University). Upon completion of her training, she worked as a pediatric orthopedist & sports medicine physician in Pennsylvania for 2 years. She returned to Michigan in 2013 and has been excited to build her practice serving the children of the mid-Michigan, Flint & metro Detroit areas. Dr. Frye's interest in pediatric sports medicine and orthopedics comes from her own experience playing sports growing up. She played softball, volleyball, basketball and crew. As a catcher and first baseman, she was awarded All-State honors in softball twice during high school. She understands the demands of year-round competition due to extensive travel team participation & competing at the collegiate level. Dr. Frye is proud to bring a unique perspective to her practice in that she understands the role of health & fitness from the student-athlete's perspective, the physician's perspective, and now the parent's perspective as well. She is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), as well as a member of the AAP Council on Sports Medicine & Fitness and the AAP Section on Orthopedics. She is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), and the Ponseti International Association. She is also an advocate for the STOP Sports Injuries campaign. Her clinical interests include overuse athletic injuries, fracture care, concussion, and Ponseti management of clubfeet. She has completed extensive training in concussion evaluation and management and is recognized as a Credentialed ImPACT Consultant (CIC). Her practice is 1 of only 5 sites in Michigan with this designation, distinguishing her as a local expert in concussion management and computerized neurocognitive (ImPACT) testing. Dr. Frye has also completed advanced training in Ponseti casting & management of clubfeet at the University of Iowa. She is a member of Ponseti International and is in the process of applying for the distinction of being a Ponseti Preferred Provider. Dr. Frye has been recognized for clinical excellence by various organizations, including being named to the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Best Doctors in Michigan List by MetroParent Magazine and being nominated for the 2015 Health Professional Hero Award by the Grand Blanc Chamber of Commerce. She is a member of the teaching faculty in both the Pediatrics & Human Development and Family Medicine Departments at Michigan State University's College of Human Medicine. She also is the author of numerous publications including contributions to peer-reviewed medical journals and medical textbooks. She has most recently authored articles on medical care of the student-athlete, performance-enhancing practices by young student-athletes, and the use of opioid medications for athletic injuries. Dr. Frye is proud to have presented her clinical research at the national and international levels.

5494 S Dort Hwy

Flint, MI 48507

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(810) 262-7747

Dr. Stacy Frye, MD

Dr. Stacy Frye, MD

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Advantage
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Care Philosophy

Looking for a compassionate, approachable pediatric orthopedic and sports medicine specialist? You've come to the right place.  Dr. Stacy Frye specializes in orthopedic and musculoskeletal care for kids & teens. Our commitment is to help children reach their highest potential by working with parents, as well as local coaches, school administrators and other health care providers to promote and maintain each child's physical and emotional well-being from birth up to college years.

As a non-operative pediatric orthopedist & sports medicine physician, Dr. Frye specializes in the evaluation and treatment of outpatient orthopedic & sports medicine conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Acute injuries
  • Fracture care (broken bones) – casting and splinting in the office
  • Overuse injuries including stress fracture, shin splints
  • Musculoskeletal pain/concerns (back, knee, elbow, shoulder, ankle, neck, wrist, foot, hip, tailbone)
  • Spine issues including scoliosis
  • Gait abnormalities including intoeing, toe walking
  • Growth & alignment issues including leg length discrepancy, knock knees
  • Infant issues: hip dysplasia, birth injury, torticollis
  • Concussion

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Dr. Frye's Experience

Dr. Frye's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Pediatric Non-Surgical Orthopedics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Laxity
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Antalgic Gait
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clubfoot
  • Concussion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Length
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Muscle Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture


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  • Casting
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Splinting

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Michigan State University
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Michigan State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Northwestern University Children's Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Credentialed Impact Consultant For Concussion Evaluation & Management
    Other Education | Completed 2014
  • Ponseti Clubfoot Conference At University Of Iowa
    Other Education | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Frye's Reviews

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based on 19 total reviews (8 with comments)
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We welcome your feedback about your experience with our practice.  Your comments will help other families looking for pediatric sports medicine and orthopedic care. We know that choosing a physician for your child is an important decision, and so we truly appreciate your time and trust in us. 

Dr. Frye's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (8)
Dublin, OH |
Thanks to Dr. Frye I'll have a basketball career still!!
in Birmingham, MI |
Dr. Frye is the perfect fit for our family. She took great care to explain in detail to our 15 year old daughter the nature of her diagnosis- including the next steps. Personable yet professional. She definitely went the extra mile, and my daughter left our appointment already feeling an improvement both physically and mentally (and Mom with Peace of Mind). Thank you Dr Frye!
Fenton, MI |
I'll definitely recommend her. Knows how to talk to kids & make them comfortable, knows sports, & seems to really know her stuff. My son had been seen by another ortho in town and there just is NO comparison. If you're in the area, go to Dr. Frye. Her bedside manner & attention to the family is amazing. Really wish we had seen her from the beginning with all our kids' injuries & issues as they've grown up playing sports.
Grand Blanc, MI |
She has been wonderful to my son. She has helped us get through broken fingers and now she is helping him with heel pain. She is kind and great with kids along with parents. My son really enjoys going to her office - they talk about sports, how school is going. She even takes the time to see how my day is going - love that a busy doctor makes a point of doing that! Her MA, Michelle, is wonderful also! Great staff, great office and a great doctor. I would not go anywhere else. 10 stars!
in Flushing, MI |
We were referred to Dr. Frye when my four-year-old daughter hurt her clavicle. Dr. Frye explained the X-rays and even let my daughter help do the X-rays. All X-rays were taken at her office and were available right away to see. Later that year when our son was born with club feet we knew who we were going to call. What we didn't realize is she specializes in club feet. She spent 45 minutes that first appointment explaining what our two-week was going to go through.
Las Vegas, NV |
Complete package - very nice, patient & knowledgeable. We will definitely return in the future.
in Fenton, MI |
Took our son to Dr. Frye for a second opinion when he hurt his foot. She really took time making sure he was comfortable, changed his splint to a cast in his favorite color. She showed us the x-rays and pointed out the broken bone so we could all understand what was going on. Have to echo the other comments on her - we had a great experience & would recommend her. Has a way with kids that really sets her apart from other docs.
in Grand Blanc, MI |
Dr. Frye is wonderful! She took her time to check my daughters feet and made her feel very comfortable. Very pleased with how she explained everything and took her time. Very nice sweet Doctor. She seemed to really care about the patient.
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Dr. Frye accepts 26 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
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  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Network
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Health Advantage
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus of Michigan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
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  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Priority Health
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