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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Gavin Friedman, Psychiatrist is Good. Dr. Friedman has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Gavin Friedman, MD is board certified in Psychiatry.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sleep Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Friedman graduated from University Of Cape Town. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Upper West Side
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Friedman has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • St Luke's Roosevelt Hospital 
  • Kings County Hospital Center 


  • Hebrew
  • Afrikaans
  • Xhosa

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Additional Information
Dr. Gavin David Friedman MD is a male Psychiatrist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Psychiatry.
Where does Dr. Gavin D. Friedman practice?
Dr. Gavin Friedman has 1 office location.
Dr. Gavin Friedman practices Psychiatry near New York, NY.
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