Dr. Alan Friedman, MD

Dr. Alan Friedman, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Alan Friedman, MD is a neurology specialist in Rockville, MD. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University and specializes in neurology.

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
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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
more than 74% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 67% of peers

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1  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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • 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
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Friedman'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 (4)

I really like him. He’s been my neurologist for 7 years. I was seen by two neurologist before Dr.Friedman diagnosed me with MS. I probably would’ve gotten better treatment if it was caught sooner. I’m very thankful for Dr. Friedman and his staff.
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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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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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