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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien is Good. Dr. Friedman-Kien has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • AIDS-Related Complex
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Genital Herpes (Herpes Genitalis)
  • Genital Warts
  • Hives (Urticaria)
  • Infectious Skin Diseases
  • Kaposi Sarcoma
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Diseases
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts

Education & Awards

Dr. Friedman-Kien graduated from Yale University, New Haven. He has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Infectious Skin Diseases
Kaposi Sarcoma
Skin Cancer (Skin Neoplasms)


Dr. Friedman-Kien has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • NYU Langone Medical Center 
  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases 


  • Norwegian
  • Russian
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Alvin E Friedman-Kien MD is a male Dermatologist and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Alvin E. Friedman-Kien practice?
Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien has 1 office location.
Dr. Alvin Friedman-Kien practices Dermatology near New York, NY.
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