Dr. Simon Friedman, MD

Dr. Simon Friedman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
(24)
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Dr. Simon Friedman, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med in 1977 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

1636 E 14th St Ste 120

Brooklyn, NY 11229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Friedman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Acute Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Earwax Buildup
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

27  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • ENT Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • SUNY Dwnstate M C Coll Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Manhattan Eye Ear Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friedman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hebrew

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friedman's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friedman to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (4)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Friedman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I had a lingering sore throat that worried me. Two people recommended Dr. Friedman and when I saw that he was open on a Sunday I called and got a last minute appointment. I was seen within 10 minutes and Dr. Friedman used one instrument to examine my throat. When I asked him about a nasal scope...more
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This doctor allocates 5 minutes to each patient. Does not asks questions.. Not friendly, does not explain or cares about patient health. There is no question that the doctor only cares about making money.. Stuff besides audiologist is not pleasant. I would never understand anyone who would go to...more
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My visits with Dr. Friedman were a waste of my time. I came to Dr. Friedman complaining of dizziness, blurred vision, imbalance, and an inability to focus and concentrate. After conducting a series of expensive hearing tests, Dr. Friedman sent me home without a diagnosis or treatment plan. He told...more
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I saw Dr Friedman today and he listened attentively to what I had to say. Then he examined me carefully and made recommendations. I was extremely satisfied.
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Very rude and unprofessional staff; more concerned about getting paid than actually wanting well for the patient. Stay away, look for another doctor/specialist if you need a positive outcome.
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