Dr. Alan Freedman, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Alan M Freeman MD 885 Northern Blvd Great Neck, NY 11021 Get Directions
Dr. Alan Freedman, MD
Dr. Alan Freedman, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Great Neck, NY. He is 63 years old and has been practicing for 36 years. Dr. Freedman is affiliated with Long Island Jewish Medical Center.

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Dr. Freedman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freedman to family and friends
3.6
based on 42 total reviews (9 with comments)
Dr. Freedman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (9)
New Hyde Park, NY |
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 explain I was upset about the mistake, not once did he acknowledge what I was saying, just told me I had a tumor that needed to be removed. An apology from the doctor would have gone a long way. Upset
in East Rockaway, NY |
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 never been happier. Also, he has Saturday appointments so there is no need to lose time at my job! Thank you thank you thank,you Dr. Freedman!
in New York , NY |
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. Freedman is extremely knowledgeable and experienced. He provided me with different cosmetic ways to make my breast more even and symmetrical. The staff at Dr. Freedman's office are so friendly and customer
in Oceanside, NY |
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 did before having a cancerous tumor the size of a nickel cut out of my cheek. I am eternally grateful to Dr. Freedman.
Hollis Hills, NY |
I had to have a lipoma remeoved. He did this procedure quickly, explained what he was going to do.
in Woodmere, NY |
A few days before leaving on a cruise , Dr Freedman sutured my sons finger due to an on the job injury that City Md had difficultly repairing. While at sea , becoming concerned about swelling and redness my son texted a photo of his injury to Dr Freedman. Dr Freedman painstakingly googled the nearest cvs to the port in Jacksonville , Florida to have an rx waiting for him when attempts to contact the ships md were unsuccessful . This was all done on a Sunday of a holiday weekend.
in Tazewell, VA |
Dr. Freedman will always be at the top of me and my families A list, He is the best of the best. He saved my husbands life in 1994 and continued to take care of him for many years later. we were blessed to have him with us for 21 years after the surgery. My husband (Archie Beatty) passed away in July, 2015 at the age of 72. Thank you Dr. Freedman for giving those extra good years with him.
in Bellmore, NY |
I was referred to Dr. Freedman on an emergency basis due to a dog bite on my face. It was late at night and Dr. Freedman's office staff was already gone. He waited for me to drive to his office (I live a half hour away) and was patient, courteous and professional with me. He did all of the things his office staff would have done had they been there and sutured the bite. He was reassuring and never gave me the feeling that I had inconvenienced him. I was so appreciative of his care and demeanor.
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Dr. Freedman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

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  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  •  Board certified in Plastic Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Freedman has 1 malpractice claim

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    • Settlement (5/23/2013)
    • Amount or Range: Below average
    • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: 11021
    • State: New York
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Board Certifications

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  • Plastic Surgery

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
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Massachusetts Medical School

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    Hospital University Penn
  • Residency Hospital
    Hospital University Penn
    University Ky Med Center
    University Tex Med Br
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mayo Clin
  • Undergraduate School
    Bowdoin College

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • 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
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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 Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair
  • Wrist Replacement