Dr. Howard Freedberg, MD

Dr. Howard Freedberg, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Howard Freedberg, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Elgin, IL. He graduated from University of Illinois and specializes in sports medicine.

1600 N Randall Rd Ste 110

Elgin, IL 60123

Contact Information

(630) 372-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Freedberg's Experience

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Dr. Freedberg's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

74  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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24  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 5/25/2016
    Amount or Range: $465,000.00
    State: Illinois
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

  • University of Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Sports Med And Reconstructive Surgerybone And Joint Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Freedberg has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Freedberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freedberg's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freedberg to family and friends
44 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Freedberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

Dr Freedberg was demeaning, egotistical, and unprofessional . He asked if my wrist caused me pain, and while I started to explain, he held his hand in front of my face and said, "Focus. It's a yes or no question. Are. You. In Pain?" Super rude! And he told me he didn't want to hear my "ancient...more
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After being in pain for months I finally went to Dr. Freedberg he and his team fixed my hip and I am so thankful to him.
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He and Dr. Tony were so nice and fixed my knee, I would come back to Dr. Freedberg.
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He is a wonderful doctor. My shoulder is feeling great.
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No. 1. Dr. Howard Freedberg and Suburban Orthopedics offers state-of-the-art facilities, accurate, reliable and professional diagnosis and treatment. If he was a QB, he would be Tom Brady, and his team, the New England Patriots. My meniscus repair was less painful than oral surgery, i.e., no...more
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