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Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD

General Surgery*
4.8 (32)
Map Pin Small Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD

Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in General Surgery, has 41 years of experience. They graduated from HARVARD Medical School and is affiliated with Chester County Hospital, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center and Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Patients rated Dr. Fraker an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Fraker works at Practice in Philadelphia, PA with other offices in Wayne, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Hyperparathyroidism, Parathyroid (Gland) Disease and Parathyroid Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Fraker's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 615-5858
  2. 2
    Office
    145 King of Prussia Rd Fl 2, Wayne, PA 19087 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 789-7366

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Chester County Hospital
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Treatment frequency



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Hyperparathyroidism
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Parathyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Gallstones
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Adrenalectomy
Adrenalectomy with Robotic Assist
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Thyroid Lobectomy
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Bone Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Esophageal Varices
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Ileus
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Illeum Cancer
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Lung Cancer
Male Breast Cancer
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Bile Duct Procedure
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Duodenal Polypectomy
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastrectomy
Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Hepatectomy
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Port Placements or Replacements
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Splenorrhaphy
Thoracentesis
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
Wound Repair
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    4.8
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    Based on 32 ratings
    Patient Ratings (32)
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    About Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 41 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1083641377
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • HARVARD Medical School
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Douglas Fraker, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Fraker is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Fraker has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Fraker has seen patients for Hyperparathyroidism, Parathyroid (Gland) Disease and Parathyroid Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Fraker on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    32 patients have reviewed Dr. Fraker. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Fraker.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Fraker, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Fraker appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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