Dr. Eric Friedman, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 53

10 Plum St Ste 600
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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Dr. Friedman's Experience

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Dr. Friedman's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Conditions Dr. Friedman Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick
1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Friedman

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Retina Vitreous Center
New Brunswick Office
10 Plum St Ste 600
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Retina Vitreous Center
Retina Vitreous Center
140 Franklin Corner Rd Ste 2
Lawrence Township, NJ 08648
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    Dr. Friedman's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
    • Eye Surgery
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
    • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
    • Vitreoretinal Surgery
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    • Acute Endophthalmitis
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blind Hypotensive Eye
    • Cataract
    • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chronic Endophthalmitis
    • Contusion of the Eyeball
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dry Eyes
    • Endophthalmitis
    • Entropion
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Hyphema
    • Iridocyclitis
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    • Keratitis
    • Macular Edema
    • Macular Hole
    • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
    • Migraine
    • Nearsightedness
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Progressive High Myopia
    • Purulent Endophthalmitis
    • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Hemorrhage
    • Retinal Ischemia
    • Retinal Telangiectasia
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
    • Retinoschisis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New Jersey.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Rhode Island Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    U Pittsburgh-Eye & Ear Inst

    Fellowship Hospital

    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Friedman & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Friedman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick where Dr. Friedman has admitting privileges:

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    • RWJ University Hospital New Brunswick

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman to family and friends

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Dr. Friedman's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Friedman

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Friedman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • POMCO Group
    • QualCare
    • Simplifi
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Retina Vitreous Center
    New Brunswick Office
    10 Plum St Ste 600
    New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    (732) 220-1600 (Office)
    (732) 220-1603 (Fax)
    B
    Retina Vitreous Center
    140 Franklin Corner Rd Ste 2
    Lawrence Township, NJ 08648
    (609) 896-3655 (Office)
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    What to Ask Your Doctor About Dry Eyes

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