Dr. Alan Friedman, MD

Dr. Alan Friedman, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Friedman, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Rockville, MD. He is 68 years old.

14955 Shady Grove Rd Ste 260

Rockville, MD 20850

Contact Information

(301) 251-1771

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Friedman

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Friedman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 92% of peers
Brain Disorders
normal
more than 74% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 67% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
29

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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.

Education

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New England Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Newton Wellesley Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman to family and friends
1.8
based on 10 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Friedman's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Hyattsville, MD |
I am sure he gets paid big money to write IME reports that the insurance companies want to see!!! Completely bogus report with no medical basis on his "opinions." He does not care about the patient at all!!!!
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in Annapolis, MD |
I was scheduled by Workman's Comp to see Dr. Friedman for an IME. An Independent Medical Exam. I was recovering from a concussion. Figuring this man was hired to return me to work, I was very nervous about our appt. My fears were founded. Though by his letter to Workman's Comp noted my...more
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Beware! Jerry Friedman's interest is not in patient care, but in pleasing the insurance companies so he will continue to receive referrals from them. While we were waiting for him, we heard another patient screaming at the top of his lungs about a report he had issued! He also seems to have memory...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Friedman accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Friedman has admitting privileges

Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center
9901 Medical Center Dr
Rockville, MD 20850
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