Dr. Eric Friedman, MD

Dr. Eric Friedman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
(21)
Save
Dr. Eric Friedman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Oklahoma City, OK and has been practicing for 31 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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Oklahoma
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Friedman's experience treating your condition or procedure

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
Spondylosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Spondylosis more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • 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
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • 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 31 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Ok College Of Med
Residency Hospital
University Ok Health Science Center
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%
(0)
2 Stars
9.523809523809524%
(2)
1 Star
19.047619047619047%
(4)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Friedman?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Friedman's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Eric Friedman, MD
RecentHighestLowestMost Helpful
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Friedman, MD?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Friedman, MD?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Friedman, MD?
Reply
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.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Friedman, MD?
Reply
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
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option2
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Eric Friedman, MD?
Show more reviews

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Friedman?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

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