Dr. Michael Friedman, MD

Dr. Michael Friedman, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Michael Friedman, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Decatur, GA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology.

2675 N Decatur Rd Ste 705

Decatur, GA 30033

Contact Information

(404) 299-8600

Insurance Accepted

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

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Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 96% of peers
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more than 94% of peers
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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

57  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • The Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of North Carolina Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Michael Friedman, MD
This dr's office is rude and disorganized. Was not acknowledged when signing in. The amount of papers at the front desks is worthy of an episode of "Hoarders." That may sound over the top, but I don't know how else to describe it. After 45 min of waiting, was assured I would be called back soon....Read More
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Loganville, GA – Feb 25, 2017
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The wait time was about 3 hours after my appointment but once in the back dr. Friedman took his time with me answered every question. He didnt make me feel rushed but instead i felt cared about.
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DeAnne Billings in Lithonia Georgia – Mar 29, 2016
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His office is the most dysfunctional doctor's office I've ever experienced. The staff need customer service training. The area behind the front desk is messy, with stacks of paper everywhere. There are LONG wait times, and one staff person is usually raising her voice at the doctor to get him to...Read More
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Atlanta, GA – Feb 10, 2016
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Long wait time, however he listened to my concerns and ordered the tests I requested in hopes of determining what is the cause of my problems
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Dec 31, 2015
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