Dr. Robert Friedman, MD

Dr. Robert Friedman, MD

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Dr. Robert Friedman, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1982 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

100 E Idaho St Ste 200

Boise, ID 83712

Contact Information

(208) 381-7122

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Chronic Pain more than 91% of his peers

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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 91% of his peers

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

Fibromyalgia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

Arthritis
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Heel Spur
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Friedman, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mi Med Sch in 1982 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 1985
    University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    University Of Michigan Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    Univ Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School
    1982

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I would never recommend Friedman to anyone for any reason. "Unethical" doesn't even come close to describing his standard of care. His interactions with me as a Worker's Comp patient, were unproductive, unprofessional and disturbing. In his outdated program, you soon learn that it's not about your...Read More
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This guy is as dishonest as they come! Works for insurance companies and gives dishonest IME's for them for big money. Would never go to for treatment or recommend to anybody. Not even my worst enemy! What a complete disgrace to the medical community!
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Dr. is great, has huge problems with his front office staff.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Friedman's for nearly 17 years. From the first time he saw me, he has been the best at understanding my many health issues. He believes in a true 'system of care' and makes sure I have the correct doctors addressing my needs. Also, that they 'talk' to each other and...Read More
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Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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