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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Walter Frueh is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Walter Frueh, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 7 areas:
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Sports Medicine
Education & Awards
Dr. Frueh graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia.
Dr. Frueh has 7 hospital affiliations:
- New Hanover Regional M.C.
- Pender Memorial Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Frueh accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- United Healthcare - 2 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina - 3 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
- Cigna - 11 plans
- Aetna - 3 plans
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- Where does Dr. Walter W. Frueh practice?
Dr. Walter Frueh practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery near Wilmington, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Jacksonville, NC and Leland, NC.
See Wilmington Surgeons.