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About Dr. Howard S Friedman

Dr. Howard S Friedman, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Brooklyn, NY. He has 52 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Friedman has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Howard S Friedman is Great. Dr. Howard S Friedman has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Howard S Friedman is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

The Brooklyn Hospital Center

121 Dekalb Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Specialties

Dr. Howard S Friedman has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Howard S Friedman has the following 17 expertise

  • Hypertension
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Block
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Arrhythmia
  • Blood Clot
  • Heart Failure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Heart Attack
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina
  • Stroke
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)

Dr. Howard S Friedman has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Howard S Friedman is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Howard Friedman spends considerable time with each patient which contributes to the wait time. I have been seeing Dr Friedman for years and he is a terrific doctor and very dedicated to his practice. I highly recommend Dr Friedman to anyone with heart issues and in need of an accurate diagnosis.

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VERY BAD EXPERIENCE

MY EMERGENCY APPOINTMENT WAS CANCELLED TWICE BECAUSE THE DOCTOR HAD TO LEAVE EARLIER. ONE TIME THE APPOINTMENT WAS DELETED FROM THE SCHEDULE WITHOUT INFORMING ME.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area (2017)

    Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ are specialists and primary care physicians who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top physicians in the New York Metro Area who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Education

    52 Years Experience

  • University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences

    Graduated in 1966

  • Brookdale University Hospital And Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Howard S Friedman accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna NYC Community Plan
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts
    • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
    • CDPHP New York State of Health - Small Business
    • CDPHP PPO
  • Connecticare
    • Connecticare Flex Connecticut
  • Empire BCBS
    • Empire Blue Priority EPO
    • Empire HMO
    • Empire PPO
    • Empire Prism EPO Blue Priority
  • HIP of NY
    • Emblem HIP Select PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
    • Oxford Metro
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 121 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY

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