David P. Fritz, MD


Accepting new patients. A referral is required.

4.7 / 5 (Based on 32 Reviews)

Dr. Fritz, a Kansas native, was born and raised in Newton.  He came to Lawrence to attend the University of Kansas and graduated with a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering.  He completed his medical degree from the KU School of Medicine and attended Indiana University for his neurosurgery residency training.  He has practiced for more than two decades as spine surgeon in Topeka and Kansas City.  He is board certified by American Board of Neurological Surgery and is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.  

Doctor's Contact Information

  • Office Phone 785-505-5815

Lawrence Spine Care

Medical Areas of Expertise


Spine Care


Education and Training

Degree University of Kansas, Bachelor of Science Chemical Engineer
Medical Degree University of Kansas School of Medicine, Medical Degree
Internship Indiana University Medical Center, Rotating/Surgery
Residency Indiana University Medical Center, Neurosurgery

Teaching or Professional Positions

Topeka Neurosurgery at St Francis

Neurosurgical Associates, P.A.

the Kansas City Neurosurgical Group, Private Practice

Professional Memberships

American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

Kansas Medical Society (KMS)

Board Certified

The American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Lawrence Spine Care
    1130 W. 4th St
    Suite 3204
    Lawrence, KS 66044
    Phone: Main 785-505-5815

Provider Review Comments

June 20, 2020
One of the best neurosurgeons I have seen in the last 30 years. Highly recommended.
June 07, 2019
Based on his assessment of my issue and the available options I had, he and i agreed that at this point it was in my best interests to take no action.
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