Dr. Jonathan Friedman, MD

Dr. Jonathan Friedman, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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47 y/o
(31)

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Dr. Jonathan Friedman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Bryan, TX and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Texas Brain & Spine Institute

8441 State Highway 47 Ste 4300

Bryan, TX 77807
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Friedman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 97% of peers
Thoracic Spine Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Friedman's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Friedman "CHI St. Joseph Health practitioners proudly provide personalized care at every stage of life. Our physicians and clinicians emphasize preventative medicine, tending to the physical, mental, and emotional health of our patients. We believe in the value of life-long partnerships between patients, families, and providers in order to deliver you compassionate healthcare, closer to home."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 California Berkeley
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Ca
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Ca
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University of Heidelberg
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedman's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman to family and friends
31 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Friedman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Friedman is amazing. He delivered me from a wheelchair to walking in 2008. As soon as I awoke from surgery the horrid pain was gone. I suffered for years prior to this surgery he performed. These ten years later I am still active and mobile everyday. Dr Friedman saved my life from the darkest...more
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I went in to see Dr. Friedman in horrible pain and got me in surgery as soon as possible and now I’m back to 100% I would highly recommend him he is a very nice man that answered all my questions
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Dr Friedman is an exceptional surgeon. I have had three spine surgeries at different levels all performed by Dr Friedman and I cannot imagine ever trusting another surgeon with such a critical responsibility as repairing the damage to my spine. What is equally impressive is Dr Friedman's ability to...more
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Dr. Friedman's was awesome he is a real people person
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I visited Dr. Friedman in January or February 2016 for a second opinion. Two highly paid doctors had recommended surgery for spinal stenosis because of chronic back pain. A much lower paid PT told me there is more wrong with the bones of my left hip than my spine, just by doing her therapy with me....more
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