Dr. Allan Friedman MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Allan Friedman is a neurosurgeon in Durham, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke Raleigh Hospital and Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Duke Raleigh Hospital and one of 27 at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery, Brain & Spinal Tumor, Pituitary Surgery, Skull Base

Hospital Affiliation

Duke Raleigh Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #25 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1975

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1975 - 1980

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

NC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Anatomical location dictating major surgical complications for intradural extramedullary spinal tumors: a 10-year single-institutional experience.
Mehta, A. I.,Adogwa, O.,Karikari, I. O.,Thompson, P.,Verla, T.,Null, U. T.,Friedman, A. H.,Cheng, J. S.,Bagley, C. A.,Isaacs, R. E.

Less invasive transjugular approach with Fallopian bridge technique for facial nerve protection and hearing preservation in surgery of glomus jugulare tumors.
Nonaka, Y.,Fukushima, T.,Watanabe, K.,Friedman, A. H.,McElveen, J. T.,Cunningham, C. D.,Zomorodi, A. R.

Vestibular schwannomas in the modern era: epidemiology, treatment trends, and disparities in management.
Babu, R.,Sharma, R.,Bagley, J. H.,Hatef, J.,Friedman, A. H.,Adamson, C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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