Dr. Murray Friedberg, MD

Dr. Murray Friedberg, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Murray Friedberg, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in ophthalmology.

217 Manatee Ave E

Bradenton, FL 34208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Presbyopia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cataract
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

40  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis

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19  Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Astigmatism Correction Surgery
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Coreoplasty
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Drainage of Conjunctival Cyst
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Toric Intraocular Lens Implantation
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Medical College of Vi
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Jules Stein Eye Insitute, UCLA
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedberg's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedberg to family and friends
31 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Friedberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Friedberg did an excellent job of explaining my options when he diagnosed my cataracts. Surgery on both eyes was highly successful and the improvement in my vision was game-changing! Dr. Friedberg is also very friendly and doesn't act condescending when talking to a patient as many doctors...more
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Very pleased with the results of my recent cataract surgery. Dr. Friedberg is very good at explaining next steps in treatment. I never felt rushed and was never left wondering what was ahead. Dr Friedberg and the staff at Coastal Eye Institute are personable and proffesional. I recommend this...more
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Dr. Friedberg is professional and personable with the ability to diagnose a patient as well as quickly determine what kind of patient you are likely to be. He is thurough and methodical in his assessment of the patient needs, in my case - cataracts. He effectively explained the situation, what...more
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Have had excellent care & surgery and outstanding results. HIghly professional individual & organization.
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Dr. Friedberg is the very best and all I could have hoped for in an Ophthalmologist. I was provided with exemplary care by Dr. Friedberg and his staff during the process of my cataract surgery. Due to my prior RK surgery in 1993, Dr. Friedberg explained all the risks involved during cataract...more
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