Dr. Alice Friedman, MD

Dr. Alice Friedman, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 60
(62)
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Dr. Alice Friedman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology and hepatology.

12221 N MO Pac Expy

Austin, TX 78758

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Friedman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology

4  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

76  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Polypectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • ERCP With Spincterotomy
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • The Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Roanoke Meml Hosp-University Of VA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Va School Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Wright State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Md School Md
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedman's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman to family and friends
62 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (24)

Dr. Friedman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Friedman helped me untangle 2 years of messy diagnostic exams by other doc's, mostly sloppy Austin Gastro doc's, and I finally feel the correct tests will be run, with an accurate diagnosis as a result. She took a lot of time with me and was very compassionate.
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I love Dr. Friedman. She has been a life saver. I don't even mind the 20 mile trip to her office. I highly recommend her.
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Dr. Friedman has helped me with more than gastro issues. She is an excellent clinician and very personable. I've been a patient for five years and I feel fortunate to be in her care. I've had life long gastro issues. My first upper and lower GIs were done when I was 19 years old. I'm 53 and my diet...more
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Dr. Friedman has gone out of her way to help address issues proactively several times over the past 15 years. She is very patient, willing to help think out of the box to address issues and to handle situations professionally. I have recommended her to many friends over the years.
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