Dr. Todd Fristo, MD

Dr. Todd Fristo, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Todd Fristo, MD is a family medicine specialist in Independence, MO and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University of Nebraska School of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in family medicine.

4801 S Cliff Ave Ste 300

Independence, MO 64055

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 25 More

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Dr. Fristo's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fristo "I am a member of St. Luke's Medical Group-independence, a new primary care / family practice. We strive to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. We collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient's individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

280  Conditions Treated

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45  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Amalgam Dental Fillings
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Implant
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pediatric Dental Exam
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Root Canal
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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.


  • University of Nebraska/Lincoln
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University of Nebraska School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Truman Medical Center Lakewood
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Truman Med Center East
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fristo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fristo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fristo to family and friends
26 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fristo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have been Dr. Fristo's patient for more than two years, and he always explain in very clear langue so I understood my options. He never just treats my symptoms and prescribe a pill. He made me wanted to be a better patient and cooperate with him!
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Dr. Fristo is a very diligent caring professional. My husband and I have been under his care for the past 8 yrs. He is very thorough and personable. I couldn't imagine our lives without him being there !
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Fristo has/had been my doctor for over 20 years. I also entrusted him with my children's health as well. Apparently he didn't care about me and or my family at all as I received notice without any warning that he has decided to terminate our relationship without reasonable explanation. I have never...more
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I first became a patient of Dr Fristo about 20 years ago. I could not recommend another doctor higher than Dr Fristo, he is extremely personable as well as highly competent. My only complaint is that he is so popular, it's difficult to get an appointment with him.
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