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About Dr. Douglas M Freedman
Dr. Douglas M Freedman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Santa Monica, CA. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Freedman is affiliated with Saint John's Health Center and UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica. Dr. Freedman has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Douglas M Freedman has the following 3 specialties
- Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Surgery of the Hand
Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.
Dr. Douglas M Freedman has the following 1 expertise
- Dupuytren's Contracture
Dr. Douglas M Freedman has 2 board certified specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. Douglas M Freedman is Board Certified in 2 specialties
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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I actually look forward to going into his office. Typically, doctors don't have the best bedside manner but Dr Freedman is not only brilliant at his work but also the nicest Dr I've ever had! I had a botched carpal tunnel release surgery by another dr (dr Knight in Bev Hills) so Dr Freedman had to fix what was messed up the first time. He did an amazing job and I would refer him 100% to anyone in need of this surgery. Debbie, his assistant is also very nice and very personable.
I was referred to Dr. Freedman by another MD after an auto accident that affected one of my hands, and was not properly treated by the previous surgeon (not the referring doctor). Dr. Freedman patiently answered all my questions about the hand surgery before and after it was performed. Follow-ups were well done. Good "bedside" manner.
On-Time Doctor Award (2017)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Patients' Choice Award (2017)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Freedman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
28 Years Experience
Yale University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1990
St Lukes Roosevelt Hospital Center
Please contact the office for more information.
Locations & DirectionsDouglas Marc Freedman Md, 2021 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 545E, Santa Monica, CA
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