Dr. Gary Friedman, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 67
  
Dr. Friedman
Accepting new patients

BFCC Easterm Parkway

1873 EASTERN PKWY Brooklyn, NY 11233

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(718) 240-8700

Dr. Gary Friedman, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Friedman has more experience with Headache, Epilepsy, and Neurodegenerative Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Brookdale Hospital Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Friedman to book an appointment.


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Dr. Friedman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Blue Access (Select Network)-NY
Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
Empire (Select Network)-NY POS
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

Background Check

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Practice Areas

Headache

Headache is a common symptom that can sometimes signal a more serious condition, such as migraine, high blood pressure, or cerebral hemorrhage.Compare with other Headache specialists.

Typically treats 85% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Migraine more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Headache
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Headache more than 81% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 81% of their peers

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Epilepsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Epilepsy more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Essential Tremor
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Essential Tremor more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 80% of their peers

Seizure Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Seizure Disorders more than 56% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 56% of their peers

Neurodegenerative Disorders

Neurodegenerative disorders specialists diagnose and treat diseases, such as Parkinson's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), Lewy body disease, and Huntington's disease, that break down motor neurons, resulting in debiliating and life-threatening symptoms.Compare with other Neurodegenerative Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Dementia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Dementia more than 83% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 83% of their peers

Alzheimer's Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Alzheimer's Disease more than 67% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 67% of their peers

General Neurological Disorders

General neurological disorder specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions such as epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson's disease that affect your brain, spinal cord or nerves, anywhere throughout your body.Compare with other General Neurological Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 16 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Brain Disorders more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Diabetic Polyneuropathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Diabetic Polyneuropathy more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Gait Abnormality more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

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Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Biography

Dr. Gary Friedman, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Friedman has more experience with Headache, Epilepsy, and Neurodegenerative Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Brookdale Hospital Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Friedman to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1989
NYU-Rusk Rehab Inst New York
Fellowship Hospital
1987
Ny Medical College
Residency Hospital
1979
SUNY Buffalo-Buffalo Genl H
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

Awards

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Locations

Practice

BFCC Easterm Parkway1873 EASTERN PKWY Brooklyn, NY 11233
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    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Bristol Family Care Center

Bristol Family Care Center1235 Linden Blvd Brooklyn, NY 11212
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OBH Division of Gastroenterology

One Brookdale Plaza GI1 Brookdale Plz Brooklyn, NY 11212
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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Brookdale Hospital Medical Center

Brooklyn, NY

46% Patient experience rating, 23% lower than the national average