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Andrew S. Friedman, MD
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests

Electrodiagnosis of the muscles and nerves, spine related diagnosis and treatment, brain injury, prosthetics, neuromuscular disorders and electrodiagnostic studies.

Curriculum Vitae
Andrew Friedman, MD

Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Pain Management, Spine Care, Joint Care
Board Certifications
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Subspecialty in Pain Medicine American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 1991
Internship
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 1992
Residency
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 1995
Professional Activities and Awards

- Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
- Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by both Seattle Metropolitan and Seattle Magazine in 2005-2015. Voted america’s best doctors” according to Castle Connelly for 2012-2015.

Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - September 2021
*Dr. Friedman is exceptional. I would wait months to see ONLY him.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
Really appreciate *Dr. Friedman working with me, as part of the decision making.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
I have frequently worked with Dr. Friedman both in office visits, and phone or portal information. Dr. Friedman is a physician with a very broad spectrum of knowledge, and can give his information in a manner that keeps all information understandable to me as a patient, and I'm sure for All his patients. He can address a wide spectrum of conditions, and if necessary make qualified referrals for specific conditions that need attention. I appreciate his assistance immeasurably!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
He feels for his patients & truly wants to help them.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
Dr Andrew Friedman is wonderful.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
Dr. Friedman is great. I have had only positive interactions with him and he's an exemplary physician.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
Amazing, caring doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2021
*Dr. Friedman is a warm caring physician who truly cares bout his patients.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2021
*Dr. Friedman is the best there is. I have utmost faith in him. He is very empathetic!
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2021
Puts me first. Explains simply and fully.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2021
Dr. Friedman is outstanding. He is a very good listener and asked questions that reflected his concerns about my health and care. He allowed me to be involved in all decisions regarding my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2021
I recommend VM to any and every one! Been going to VM since 1979 and I have nothing but respect for all of VM.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Very good.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr Friedman is very compassionate dr
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
I don't know yet but *Dr. Friedman listened/his bedside manner was good.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Friedman has completely changed my life and has allowed me to enjoy life again, to the best of my physical & mental ability. He has not only provided the tools, education, treatment plan, and continued adjustments according to the fluctuations within my treatment plan, symptoms, and ever-changing diagnoses. But, he has also continued to support my life goals and helping to creating a treatment plan that supports it.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Dr. Friedman is awesome.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Dr Friedman is someone I would trust with my care or the care of anyone else. he has been instrumental in the work I've had to do.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Dr Friedman is a gem of a doctor and human being. Thoughtful. Kind. Caring.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Good.
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