Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien, MD

Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 84
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Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from Yale Univ Sch Of Med in 1960 and specializes in dermatology.

530 1st Ave Ste 7C

New York, NY 10016

Contact Information

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
  • HealthFirst

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Top Care Areas

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

Jock Itch
very high
more than 99% of peers
Itchy Skin
very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Friedman-Kien'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.

1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

74  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for 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.

Education

  • Yale Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • King Co Hosp System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Mass Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1962
  • National Institutes Of Health Clinical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1964
  • New York University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1967

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedman-Kien has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedman-Kien's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman-Kien to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Friedman-Kien's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very smart but ridiculously crude, arrogant and inappropriate. I cannot believe he can still practice and be that unprofessional.
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Did not feel he listened well enough to fully understand the problem I was having. Seemed forgetful as well.
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