Dr. Richard Friefeld, MD

Dr. Richard Friefeld, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Friefeld, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Miramar, FL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 1976 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1951 SW 172nd Ave Ste 200

Miramar, FL 33029

Contact Information

(954) 963-6660

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
very high
more than 87% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
high
more than 88% of peers
Dilation and Curettage
high
more than 84% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair

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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

  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Long Island Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Long Island Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friefeld has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friefeld's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friefeld to family and friends
3.0
based on 21 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Friefeld's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Hollywood
Great doctor, love the environment in the new office
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in Pompano Beach
Love the new office the midwife and dr grief elf you are the best, Thanks for taking care of me
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in Lighthouse
Great new office modern, love the midwife and staff at the office and thank you so much for making my visits pleasant and knowledgeable
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in Lighthouse point
Great doctor with A lot of knowledge patience and caring love the new renovated high tech office
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If you want a doctor with years of experience and the latest technology, Dr. Friefeld is your guy. But if you want a doctor who's personable, open to talking with you at length, and office visits that don't routinely exceed an hour wait in the lobby, then I would recommend you look elsewhere.
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