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Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Total Comments: 113
I appreciate Dr Frederick's kindness. She shared her personal phone number with me after sending us to the hospital so that we could get in touch and let her know what was going on with our child.
She is wonderful. Very thorough, friendly, attentive. Makes my child (and me) comfortable and always answers any and all questions. She goes above and beyond!
great doctor but took almost an hour after the appointment time before we were taken back
very convenient walk in sick appt. saved us a trip to children's hospital emergency room.
Dr. Frederick is so amazing with my family. She listens to concerns and never rushes the appointment no matter how many concerns I have. She is the BEST doc at CCP
Dr. Frederick was very kind and easy to talk to. Even though we usually see a different doctor in the practice, she knew my child's health history before she entered the room which pleased me, and asked follow-up questions. Highly recommend.
Love Dr Frederick
Dr. Frederick is the best! we walked in right before they closed and she still saw my child. She is so sweet and kind.
great experience!!! Dr Fredrick is an amazing doctor I appreciate her !!
Dr. Frederick is amazing!!! My children are so comfortable with her!
Dr. Frederick is amazing. She always spends time with us and talks through our questions and concerns. I feel she cares for my children as if they were her own.
Dr Kristen Frederick is a great provider.
She was very thorough and answered all my questions.
my kids love Dr Frederick
Dr. Frederick was wonderful, very patient and reassuring as I am a first time mother with lots of questions.
We love Dr. Frederick, she always spends enough time with us and is thorough and courteous. I have always felt I could trust her medical advice.
Dr. Frederick has consistently been an excellent communicator and provider and I trust her completely due to her obvious knowledge, skill at examinations, and ability to communicate.
Dr. Frederick is an excellent Doctor. She takes time with each patient & really cares about them!
We absolutely love having dr Frederick as our children's pediatrician. She is always professional, caring, knowledgeable and patient with our many questions.
we absolutely love having dr. Frederick as our children's pediatrician. She is always professional, caring, knowledgeable and patient with our many questions.
I like doctor Kristian and her team. she is ready to listen and always give us the best explanations to questions we ask her.
We are so thankful to have Dr. Frederick taking care of our girls. She is wonderful.
Doctor Kristin Frerderick is wonderful. Kind and caring. Patient and thorough. She really cares about my children and she always makes sure I understand everything we discuss. She goes over and above every time I see her. She makes me feel comfortable and I know my kids are in good hands. I am very grateful to have her as both of my child's doctors.
Dr Frederick is wonderful!!! she always takes the time to listen to any concerns I have about my children and is so kind to them. she is an amazing doctor!!!
Always kind and listens to my medical concerns
The care we receive from this office is always top notch.
Dr. Frederick is by far one of my favorite two providers at the practice. she knows my daughter and treats her with kindness and genuine love and concern for her well-being. When we have to visit for a walk-in urgent care appointment, it is always a relief if Dr. Frederick is the one providing the care.
all is good. thank you.
Dr. Frederick is thoughtful, carind, and does not make us feel rushed when discussing topics or questions.
Dr. Frederick is amazing! She is thorough, kind and compassionate! Great all around!
Dr. Frederick always takes the extra step and time needed in answering my questions. She goes above and beyond. If I could rate her higher than a "10" for a pediatrician I would definitely do that. She is Fabulous!
Very please with Dr. Frederick. she is always very thorough & helpful.
Dr. Frederick is always kind, compassionate and thorough. We trust her and love seeing her for our son's visits
My children have received the best care from Dr.Frederick for the last 19 years. She has always listened carefully to any concerns and treats my children and with respect and concern. I highly recommend her to anyone who is searching for a pediatrician in the area.
love Dr Frederick. I have seen her since birth
Our family loves Dr. Frederick. She always takes her time, respects myself and the children and really cares about three health of our family.
Dr Fredricks is very patient and kind. she explains things so that my child can understand!
Dr. Frederick is very kind, compassionate and thorough. She acknowledged the challenges I face as a mother of 2 with limited support and post partum depression. I greatly appreciate her approach with my kids and making me feel like we are a priority.
Dr. Frederick is always so kind, nice, and compassionate. She remembers things that I tell her. I will always request her for every appointment for my daughter.
Dr Frederick is an exceptional, doctor and wonderful person. My oldest son has had a very complicated medical history and she has ALWAYS been our source of information, referrals and most importantly - patience and comfort during our visits. My only complaint would be that he has now aged out of pediatric medicine and is transitioning to an adult provider. I would stay with her forever if we could!
excellent care, very professional and kind.She took time to answer our questions. She was very kind, compassionate and professional!
We love Dr. Frederick. She is patient and understanding and manages the appointment time really well. I feel like I always get all of my questions answered and she asks questions about my kids development that I find useful that I might not have thought of. I really appreciate her candor and help. I view Frederick as an important person who partakes in my kids' developing lives and an important person life as a parent.
The doctor was kind and professional. She did seem a little bothered by our personal choice to homeschool although she was not disrespectful in any way.
Dr Frederick is amazing! she is so compassionate and so knowledgeable. Ahe never makes me feel rushed and always thoroughly listens to and addresses any health concerns with my children. I would highly recommend her to anyone I know!!!
I didnt love this provider for me or my child it is not the usual provider we see next time I will only see our usual provider. Dr. Fredrick seemed a little cold and abrupt, as a first time mom I just felt like she could of been more comforting.
excellent care we love this doctor
Love Dr. Frederick
Quick and easy information about the concern we had for our child.
Dr. Frederick is a wonderful doctor. She is caring, compassionate and makes my son feel at ease.
i am very pleased that my son feels comfortable opening up to the doctor.
Dr. Frederick is wonderful ! she listens and always has a plan of attack!
great appointment with both the doctor and assistant (who gives vaccines)
exceptional provider who went above and beyond to answer my questions and talk with my son.
Dr. Frederick was wonderful and through. She explained things in a way that a non-medical person could understand easily. Terri the lactation consultant was also very helpful with our breastfeeding questions and let us use her lactation room after our visit with the doctor to finish feeding.
Dr. Frederick is a wonderful doctor!
I went to the walk in service at my pcp. besides being sick with post nasal drip and a sore throat I had concerns when I am at college. I know that I should not be drinking in college but I do occasionally whether I have 1or 3 drinks i vomit all the next day have no other symptoms besides I don't have an appetite. she did not seem concerned or asked further questions just told me not to do it and moved on. you try to talk to your doctor with your concerns and to me she could of cared less.
dr Frederick always has an excellent bedside manner and I am glad she is my child's pediatrician
Every time we have seen Dr. Fredrick in the last six years has been a pleasure. She never rushes you and always makes you feel like she cares about even the smallest concerns. She is truly wonderful.
waited for almost an hour in waiting room with 2 very young children. not a great experience
we are always very pleased with the care & treatment we receive from the staff & doctors at this office
Always a great experience with Dr.Frederick, we have been seeing her for almost 11 years now for both of my children! Amazing Doctor and person.
Dr. Frederick treated my child so well, that when we left the office he asked if we could make her his normal doctor for well visits. She talked to him directly and was very patient with his answers.
Dr. Frederick is awesome! She is so caring and compassionate, exactly what a pediatrician should be!
waited to long
Dr. Frederick has always been helpful, thorough and compassionate.
Dr Frederick took time to speak directly to my child and address my child's concerns in a kind and easy going manner that put both of us at ease. Her time also helped uncover an underlying medical condition - we are VERY grateful that my child is now on the mend!
dr Frederick is amazing in every way.
Dr. Frederick is wonderful. We were the last ones there and I did not feel rushed at all. She was very patient with my talkative 4 year old as well.
Dr. Frederick gives personal attention to the needs of her patients. My daughter left her office feeing good about herself with a better understanding of how she can take charge of her health needs.
Dr Frederick is the best doctor!
Only complaint is wait time.
Dr. Frederick is the best doctor I have EVER come across! She is the ONLY one that found my daughter's illness that could have taken her life at age three. Also, she is the ONLY doctor that found my nephew's eye condition. Had she not found his eye problem, he would be blind today. No other doctor saw these issues at hand! I will be forever grateful!!! She's they ONLY doctor I want for my children!
Dr. Frederick wad so gentle and kind even when my child was having a meltdown during the entire exam.
Dr. Frederick was fantastic. Listened to both what I was saying as well as my children. Took her time without being rushed and was very thorough with her exam
Dr. Frederick was very thorough with her exam and listened to all of the concerns I had. She took her time to explain everything to me so that I could understand, and was very caring towards my children.
dr. fredrick is an awesome doctor. she cares for my son as he was hers.
Dr. Frederick is a very knowledgeable and caring physician. I'm so pleased with all the care she has provided my child.
wait time was long and I couldn't get an answer for how long or why it was behind after asking 20 minutes after the appointment time. Nothing was said at check in or on the board there was a delay
All care has been very good.
I have been seeing this provider my whole life and will be sad that next year is my last year at this office.
Dr Frederick is always kind and respectful. I wouldn't take my children to anyone else.
Dr. Fredrick was wonderful. It was my daughters first well appointment and she was absolutely incredible. I look forward to seeing her in the future l.
Dr. Frederick is an amazing pediatrician and we just absolutely love her. She always takes the time to talk with us about our child's development and guides us in the right direction when we have questions.
Dr. Frederik always starts a well appointment by asking if I have any questions or concerns. This way I can be prepared for the appointment and know that she will answer questions right away.
Dr. Frederick was wonderful. She listened to my son and me, she asked questions, and she answered our questions completely. She took a lot of care and concern with my son.
My child has been seeing Dr. Frederick since he has been an infant. We have always had the most positive experiences with her. She is extremely caring and thorough. My son is turning 16 and still prefers to see her rather than any other provider.
Dr. Frederick is excellent. easy to talk to, kind and understanding
we had an excellent service
very caring and patientspends time with us
Dr. Frederick has been my doctor since I was a baby and I am very comfortable talking to her about any of my medical concerns. She really takes the time to listen and makes me feel like I actually matter, which is hard to find in an doctor. I would highly recommend her to anyone in need of a pediatrician.
We have had very good time experiences every time we have come to the office. Dr. Fredrick is very nice and is a great doctor. She answers all the questions that we have had and she is great with my daughter. I am very happy we found her.
great care but too long of wait to see physician
Dr. Frederick has always been and is an excellent doctor.
Dr. Frederick is an amazing doctor. She always checks my child thoroughly and listens and asks questions.
we love Dr. Frederick. She knows all of my children's past medical issues and spends plenty of time answering any questions we might have. She is the best.
Dr. Frederick is the best pediatrician we have ever seen.
We have never had any problems with any of the doctors, but Dr Frederick is our favorite. We just love her. We recommend her to everyone we know.
we love Dr. Frederick! She is very kind and compassionate with our daughters.
dr Frederick is amazing! such a fantastic Doctor and really makes sure she addresses any issues regarding my child and explains everything in easy to understand terms!
We had a great visit. very thorough
Dr. Frederick has been an amazing support system for me as my son was born with some medical issues that needed further attention and diagnosis. She has made sure that he is receiving the care and tests that is needed and recommended he see children's vascular anomalies clinic. she has made it clear that she is available for any questions or concerns that may pop up. We adore her.
LOVE Dr. Frederick....wait time in the waiting room takes its toll. every time we've gone the last 5+ visits have taken no less than 1.5hrs in the office.
Dr. Frederick conducted a very thorough examination of our child's physical and cognitive development. He very much enjoyed interacting with her.
Dr. Frederick is a fantastic doctor. She is kind and compassionate, absolutely wonderful!
I felt immediately comfortable when the doctor came into the office and introduced herself. And she was very patient with my daughters shyness.
She provides excellent care and thorough follow up, very compassionate.
We love Dr. Frederick. She always seems to really care about my child's health and well being.
Dr. Frederick listened to me and my daughter and gave answers to our questions and responses to what we said. Dr. Frederick addressed my daughter directly so that my daughter would have to answer her directly. These are all good things and things that will make me want to use Dr. Frederick again.
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