Dr. Alan Freedman, MD

Dr. Alan Freedman, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Alan Freedman, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Great Neck, NY and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Massachusetts Medical School in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, general surgery, and more.

885 Northern Blvd

Great Neck, NY 11021

Contact Information

(516) 487-6700

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 94% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 86% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 84% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Atrophy
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hidradenitis
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger

36  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement


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Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2013
    Amount or Range: Below average
    Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11021
    State: New York
0 Sanctions

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.


  • Bowdoin College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Massachusetts Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Hospital University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital University Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ky Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Tex Med Br
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Freedman has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Freedman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freedman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freedman to family and friends
43 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Freedman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Don't see this doctor for Botox!! He is inexperienced & doesn't return calls after leaving many messages. He should stick with his plastic surgery! My face is a mess & I have to wait 3-4 months for his terrible work to wear off!!! My eyes are half opened & wrinkles worse!!!
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Wait time is ridiculous! The 2nd time I went back to have my stitches removed, I checked in but after waiting patiently for 2 hours I checked to find out what was happening n the receptionist that I checked in with never pulled my file so I was passed over. When the doctor did see me I tried to...more
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I had a breast reduction on May 12,2017. I can not begin to tell you how happy I am only 1 day later. Dr. Freedman is the most warmest caring doctor I have ever met and performed my surgery exactly the way he described it to me. His office helped me get this approved by my insurance and I have...more
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I recently had breast augmentation and reduced my areolas. I've been really insecure about my left breast being larger than the right breast. During my consultation Dr. Freedman made me feel extremely comfortable. I have cystic breast on the left breast and it made the left areola larger. Dr....more
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Dr. Freedman is an expert and a gentleman. He and his staff are quite caring and lovely. Even though I saw Dr. Freedman for surgery to repair a MOH's procedure, he also x-rayed and treated my hand that I had shut in a door as well. I don't know how he did it, but my face looks just as good as it...more
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