Dr. Gary Friend, DPM

Dr. Gary Friend, DPM

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Dr. Gary Friend, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Glenview, IL. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

2501 Compass Rd Ste 120

Glenview, IL 60026

Contact Information

(847) 234-5095

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Friend's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Foot Sprain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friend treats Foot Sprain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Friend treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Foot Conditions
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friend treats Foot Conditions more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Friend treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Plantar Fasciitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friend treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Friend treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Friend's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Bunion
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
Hammer Toe
Nail Avulsion and Excision
Plantar Fasciitis
Stress Fracture of Foot

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Friend, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Glenview, IL. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

Dr. Friend's Reviews

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3.9

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Wonderful pleasant doctor and great diagnostician.
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I highly recommend Dr. Friend. Nice man, careful listener, and skilled medical specialist. Corrected my hammertoe using a cutting-edge technology used by few, if any other Chicago-area podiatrists. This is an significant, operating-room procedure. Dr. Friend's surgical work completely eliminated...Read More
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Dr Friend seemed to be guessing at what was causing my foot pain, using a process of elimination rather than diagnosing. Money is more important than anything else. I was sent a notice to come in. Even though it was sent in error Dr Friend looked at my shoes and had me walk in his hallway (all...Read More
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I spent over 45 minutes filling out paper work making sure the doctor would get his money. When I did see him he said that I had a wort on bottom of my foot, that he would take care of it. He open a small bottle and applied one drop of wort remover and I received a bill for 250 dollars after...Read More
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My heartfelt thanks to Dr. Friend for his unwavering dedication. Along with his talent, kind smiles and compassion he brought hope at a time when I was told I would have to live with pain and strong pain meds for the rest of my life. It is a frightening prospect being a patient and feeling...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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Glenbrook Hospital

Glenview, IL