License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Fredric Edelman is Excellent. Dr. Edelman has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Fredric Edelman, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Edelman graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Edelman has 24 hospital affiliations:

  • Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center 
  • Encino Hospital Medical Center 


  • French
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Korean
  • Armenian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Fredric L Edelman MD is a male Neurosurgeon and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Fredric L. Edelman practice?
Dr. Fredric Edelman has 3 office locations.
Dr. Fredric Edelman practices Neurological Surgery near Van Nuys, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Los Angeles, CA and Sherman Oaks, CA.
See Van Nuys Neurological Surgeons.