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Dr. Howard Samuel Friedman MD is a male Internist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Cardiology.
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Dr. Howard Friedman has 2 office locations.
650 1st Ave
New York, NY 10016

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard Friedman is Good. Dr. Friedman has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Howard Friedman, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Geriatric Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Friedman graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Friedman has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases 
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center/Downtown Campus 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Friedman accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 36 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 2 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans


  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Yiddish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Howard S. Friedman practice?
Dr. Howard Friedman practices Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Cardiology near New York, NY.
See New York Internists, New York Geriatric Doctors, New York Cardiologists, and New York Critical Care Practitioners.