Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Frederick Lang is Good. Dr. Lang has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Frederick Lang, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Astrocytoma)
  • Brain Stem Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Neoplasm)
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Gene Therapy
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Hypothalamic Cancer
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Pineal Gland Tumor (Pinealoma)
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Lang graduated from Yale University, New Haven. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
Glial Cancer (Glioma)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Lang has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer 
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center 

> > > > Dr. Frederick Lang, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Patrick Lin

Orthopaedic Surgery
22 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Valerae Lewis

Orthopaedic Surgery
19 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. John Skibber

31 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Jennifer Wargo

14 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Jeffrey Gershenwald

22 years experience
Houston, TX

Dr. Patricia Brock

29 years experience
Houston, TX
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Frederick F Lang MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Frederick F. Lang practice?
Dr. Frederick Lang has 1 office location.
Dr. Frederick Lang practices Neurological Surgery near Houston, TX.
See Houston Surgeons.