Dr. Eric Friedman, MD

Dr. Eric Friedman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Eric Friedman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

4120 W Memorial Rd Ste 300

Oklahoma City, OK 73120

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Meningiomas more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Friedman performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Brain Disorders more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Eric Friedman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Ok Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital
  • University Of Ok College Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • 1988
    University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School
    1988

Awards

Dr. Friedman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Friedman

4.0

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
71.42857142857143%
(15)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
1 Star
19.047619047619047%
(4)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Friedman's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
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This doctor is dangerous on many levels. He scheduled a surgery for my mother, then cancelled it for no known reason. This surgery was to remove her pituitary. My mother called his office several times, my sister called, and I called. Weeks went by. WEEKS. The only people we could talk to were...Read More
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He is one of the most caring, empathetic physicians I have ever worked with. He explained my procedure and what to expect in great detail; I feel as though he and Dr. Hahn truly gave me my life back. I could not walk comfortably prior to my back surgery and was applying for total disability. 3...Read More
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I had back surgery and never fused this doctor told me I was all healed and I ended up having three more surgeries. He was very rude and I would not recommend him to anyone! He did not do enough testing or would have known I was not fused at all. I lostfeeling in both of my legs and tried to...Read More
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Dr. Friedman is amazing. He has a calm demeanor and takes his time addressing your questions. His staff is so kind. Everyone in the office, including ladies at the front desks, are always so welcoming.
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He is blessing to our family. His bedside manners was the most personal I've ever experience from any doctor. He was open and honest about what was going to happen and what to expect. Brain tumor removed on a Friday and release to go home on the following Wednesday. Staples out 2 weeks later. ...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community Care Network
Standard Network PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO