Dr. Richard Freeman, MD

Dr. Richard Freeman, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 62
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Dr. Richard Freeman, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Maple Grove, MN and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1982 and specializes in ophthalmology and pediatrics.

12000 Elm Creek Blvd N Ste 100

Maple Grove, MN 55369

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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Exotropia
normal
more than 83% of peers
Paralytic Strabismus
normal
more than 82% of peers
Diplopia
normal
more than 76% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Graves' Disease
  • Headache
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Nystagmus
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parasitic Endophthalmitis
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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3  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Strabismus Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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 Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Legacy Emanuel Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • UCLA Jules Stein Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Freeman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Freeman's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Freeman to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Freeman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Patient Comments (1)

I had double strabismus surgery with Dr Richard Freeman on Wed (Valentines Day) and it went amazing. Dr Freeman was fantastic and one of the finest Dr's I have met in a long time. He was kind, informative, helpful and the procedure went great. Also very importantly he was kind and informative to my...more
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