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Dr. Neil Friedman, MB CHB

Pediatric Neurology ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Friedman

Cleveland Clinic Foundation

9500 Euclid Ave Cleveland, OH 44195

Accepting new patients

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Dr. Neil Friedman, MB CHB is a pediatric neurology specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from U Cape Town in 1987 and specializes in pediatric neurology and neurology.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Hospital satisfaction . Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals
  • Practices at top hospital . America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Friedman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Cerebral Palsy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Cerebral Palsy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Brain Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Ataxia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Ataxia more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ataxia With Fasciculations
  • Ataxia With Vitamin E Deficiency
  • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
  • Ataxia, Spastic, 3, Autosomal Recessive
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Episodic Ataxia
  • Friedreich's Ataxia
  • Gluten Ataxia
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Sensory Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fabry's Disease
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Dr. Friedman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Friedman

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Neil Friedman, MB CHB
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He sees our 1 y/o son & I would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Friedman is very knowledgable, compassionate and friendly. He truly listens to your concerns. He never rushes.. Explains things clearly... Always answers questions thoroughly.. Truly cares about his patients.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Neil Friedman, MB CHB is a pediatric neurology specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from U Cape Town in 1987 and specializes in pediatric neurology and neurology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Education

Childrens Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Univ Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1987
U Cape Town
Medical School
1995
1987

Awards

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Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

82% Patient experience rating, 13% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)