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Dr. David M Frim MD and PHD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Surgery, and Pediatric Surgery.
Dr. David Frim has 6 office locations.
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(12)
Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Frim is Excellent. Dr. Frim has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.0833333333333 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.1
  • Currently 2.1 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5833333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5833333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Frim, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Arnold-Chiari Malformation
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injuries
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hematoma
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  • Vascular Tumor (Cavernous Hemangioma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Frim graduated from Harvard University , Boston. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Hydrocephalus
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Frim has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Evanston Hospital 
  • The University of Chicago Medicine 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Frim accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 24 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 3 plans
  • Humana - 14 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans

Languages

  • French
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. David M. Frim practice?
Dr. David Frim practices Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Surgery, and Pediatric Surgery near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Burr Ridge, IL and Evanston, IL.
See Chicago Surgeons, Chicago Neurologists, and Chicago Pediatric Surgeons.