Dr. Robert Friedman, MD

Dr. Robert Friedman, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(9)
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Dr. Robert Friedman, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Westminster, MD. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

826 Washington Rd Ste 200

Westminster, MD 21157

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Presbyopia
very high
more than 91% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 90% of peers
Senile Cataracts
high
more than 91% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blind Hypotensive Eye
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Presbyopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Univ Of MD Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • York Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Maryland General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Dean McGee Eye Institute-Univ Of Oklahoma
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman to family and friends
1.8
based on 9 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Friedman's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Westminster, MD |
If you want a no-nonsense professional go to Dr. Friedman at The Center for Total Eye Care. Appointment scheduling is easy and the staff gets you in an out without a lot of waiting around. Dr. Friedman was quick with the examination procedures and I appreciated his straight forward responses to my...more
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Sykesville, MD |
Dr. Friedman needs to get his "Dr. God Syndrome" in check. After waiting an hour to see my Mother, he comes in just to tell us how busy he is and that he's going on vacation. What a total unprofessional doctor he is. It would have been nice to hear "sorry about the long wait", but no he jumped...more
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in Westminster md |
Dr. Friedman is dismissive. His listening skills are very poor. He appears to be anxious to complete the appointment so he can do more important things.
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in Sykesville |
My advice when going to Center for Total Eye Care is ....... don't! The staff, the first to acquaint you with the office, were nonchalant, blase, and possibly rude! I kept hoping the doctor would be different....but he was exactly the same as them. Arrogant, bordering on rude. Won't go back for...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Friedman accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Friedman has admitting privileges

Carroll Hospital Center
200 Memorial Ave
Westminster, MD 21157
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