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Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Friedlander

Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(412) 647-6358

Dr. Friedlander accepts the following insurance:

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Coventry Health Care
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
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Dr. Friedlander's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedlander performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Friedlander performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedlander treats Brain Aneurysm more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Friedlander treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedlander treats Subarachnoid Hemorrhage more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Friedlander treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

Dr. Friedlander's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cavernous Hemangioma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Ear Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1998
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1992
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1991
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
Brandeis
Undergraduate School
1998
1992
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Friedlander's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Friedlander

4.2

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(1)
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(1)

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What People Say About Dr. Robert Friedlander, MD
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Not only is this man an exceptional neurosurgeon but he is a sweet caring physician. You rarely find that in a neurosurgeon. He saved my daughters life removing a cavernous malformation from her thalamus.
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