Dr. Philip Kent Frykman MD Surgeon

Dr. Philip Frykman is a surgeon in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Frykman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 76 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Clinical Interests: Mininally Invasive Pediatric Surgery, Hirschsprung Disease, Anorectal Malformations, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Pull-through Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 2002–2004

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1997

University of Alabama Medical Center
Chief Residency, Pediatric Surgery, 2003–2004

U Alabama SOM
Residency, Pediatric Surgery , 2002–2003

University of Texas Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Other Training, Molecular Genetics, 1997

The Claremont Graduate University
Other Training, 1991

Pitzer College
Other Training, Biology/Chemistry, 1990

University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Chief Residency, General Surgery, 2001–2002

University of Cincinnati Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery , 1997–2001

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 11 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 8 years in Surgery

NM State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Honorary Fellow, The Monday Morning Quarterback Club of The University of Alabama

Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honor Society

Publications & Presentations

Surgical Management of the High Risk Infant.

Management of Hirschsprung’s Disease in Infancy.

The Diagnosis and Treatment of Hirschsprung’s Disease in Infancy.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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