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Dr. Howard Friedman, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 78

Dr. Friedman

Brooklyn Hospital Nephrology

121 Dekalb Ave Fl 2 Brooklyn, NY 11201

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Dr. Howard Friedman, MD is a cardiology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiology.


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About Me

Biography

Dr. Howard Friedman, MD is a cardiology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

Colum Presby
Fellowship Hospital
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Brookdale Hopsital Med Center
Residency Hospital
1984
SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
Medical School
1968
Barnes Jewish Hospital
Residency Hospital
1967
St Louis City Hospital
Internship Hospital
1987
1984
1968
1967

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish
  • English

Awards

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(718) 250-8317

Dr. Friedman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
HealthFirst
ABCD HMO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Thrombosis more than 90% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis
Hypertensive Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Hypertensive Heart Disease more than 90% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Chest Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Chest Pain more than 83% of his peers

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

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension