Dr. Deborah Friedlander, MD

Dr. Deborah Friedlander, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 56
(47)
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Dr. Deborah Friedlander, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Boynton Beach, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1985 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

8200 S Jog Rd Ste 204

Boynton Beach, FL 33472

Contact Information

(561) 470-4762

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 14 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Friedlander'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.

Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

253  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Hospital--Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center--Geriatrics and Adult Development
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Dr. Stuart C. Alexander Award for Most Outstanding Medical House Officer,
  • AGS Traveler's Award for Travel to the 1991 AGS Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL,
Media & Publications
  • Apparent Idiopathic Hyponatremia in an Ambulatory Geriatric Population, Miller, M., Hecker, M., Friedlander, D.; 1996; 44:404-408, 1996
  • Physiological Changes of Aging Affecting Salt and Water balance, Miller, M., Gold, G., Friedlander, D.; 1991; 1:215-230, 1991
  • Autopsy Findings as a Modifier of Diagnosis Related Group classification and Hospital Reimbursement, May 1985

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedlander's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedlander to family and friends
47 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (18)

Dr. Friedlander'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

An excellent, caring physician who listens and doesn’t over prescribe or over test. One of the best doctors my husband and I have had in many years.
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Excellent physician. She takes her time with the patient to address any and all concerns. She also is very interactive in determining the course of care taken. She listens to the patient. I always have a very positive experience when I go to her office. The only downside is the wait time to...more
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Dr. Friedlander is incredibly smart - and she is compassionate and concerned. She is one of the very best doctors I have ever used. And, her office staff are very helpful and friendly. I have recommended Dr. Friedlander to friends, and they have all been happy with the care they have received from...more
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She is wonderful. Knowledgeable,, interested, patient, good manner and friendly. Took her time with my husband and myself and let me know where We stand.
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Dr. Friedlander is a joy when I see her for my semi annual exams.. She is great at diagnosising and exemplary in her field.
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