Dr. Wayne Frei, MD

Dr. Wayne Frei, MD

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Age 57
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Dr. Wayne Frei, MD is a general surgery specialist in Aiken, SC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.

410 University Pkwy Ste 2310

Aiken, SC 29801

Contact Information

(803) 648-1318

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

72  Conditions Treated

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61  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School Of The Medical College Of Hampton Roads
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Spartanburg Reg Hlthcare Sys
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Frei has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Frei's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Frei

4.7

Based on 23 reviews

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1 Star
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This man saved my life from a perforated ulcer in 2010. He was the surgeon on call. I thank God that he was the one to do my emergency surgery. He has since performed several procedures for me. In fact he has gone above and beyond for me as a surgeon. His surgery center is a blessing. If I...Read More
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E. J. – Aug 30, 2018
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On September 9, 2017 - I had emergency surgery to have my appendix removed by him, Dr. Frei was an amazing doctor. He and his staff checked on me several times daily after surgery and was a very kind person. I know that he is the right Dr. for me in the future.
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Pruitt Dewitt Rollins in Aiken, SC – May 28, 2018
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Nov 2016, I was diagnosed with possible temporal arteritis, a condition that can cause blindness. A biopsy of my left temporal artery was recommended. During surgery, Dr. Frei cut a facial nerve. I developed numbness in the temporal area and drooping of the tissue over my left eye which obscures...Read More
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Cathleen Early in Aiken – Feb 11, 2018
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Dr. Frei is a very busy physician, HOWEVER, he always made me feel I was his # 1 priority. He explained the procedures he preformed so I could understand and ask questions. He spent time before and after surgery. He is very honest and thorough. His office staff is very courteous and timely as...Read More
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Feb 04, 2018
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best dr i have ever been too 5 star
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joseph tomchick in Edgefield, SC – Jul 18, 2017
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