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Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon
18 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Patient comments (99)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Fred Sweet, Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Sweet has been reviewed by 213 patients who have provided 99 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
  • Currently 3.8556701030928 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.8
  • Currently 3.819587628866 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 3.9639175257732 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 3.9690721649485 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 3.9639175257732 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.9278350515464 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.9
  • Currently 3.9427083333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Fred Sweet, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Cervical Herniated Discs
  • Curved Back Lordosis
  • Degenerative Spine
  • Kyphosis
  • Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Tumor-Infection
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Sweet graduated from Rush Medical College, Chicago. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)


Dr. Sweet has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Osf Saint Anthony Medical Center 
  • Rochelle Community Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Fred Arthur Sweet MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Fred A. Sweet practice?
Dr. Fred Sweet has 3 office locations.
Dr. Fred Sweet practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine, and Surgery near Rockford, IL.
See Rockford Surgeons and Rockford Orthopedic Surgeons.