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Douglas Freedberg, MD

Dr. Freedberg is an orthopedic surgeon in the Scottsdale area. He is affiliated with Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn.
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Conditions treated

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539 doctors
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539 doctors
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269 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw pain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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30 doctors
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30 doctors
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14 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more torn meniscus patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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13 doctors
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13 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more chondromalacia patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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68 doctors
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68 doctors
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34 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more rotator cuff syndrome patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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279 doctors
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279 doctors
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139 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more chronic pain patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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256 doctors
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256 doctors
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128 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more arthritis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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222 doctors
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222 doctors
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110 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more osteoarthritis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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17 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more rotator cuff tear patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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158 doctors
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158 doctors
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79 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more sprained joint patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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17 doctors
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17 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more sprained knee patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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40 doctors
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40 doctors
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20 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more sprained shoulder patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Freedberg saw ACL tear patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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8 doctors
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8 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw patellar tendonitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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9 doctors
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9 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw tendon rupture patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more repetitive stress injury (RSI) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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45 doctors
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45 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw more joint dislocations patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Metro Phoenix area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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19 doctors
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18 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw frozen shoulder patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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86 doctors
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86 doctors
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42 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw tendonitis patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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13 doctors
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13 doctors
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6 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw rotator cuff sprain patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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39 doctors
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38 doctors
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19 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw tennis elbow patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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11 doctors
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12 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw synovial cyst patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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358 doctors
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358 doctors
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178 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw obesity patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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33 doctors
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34 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw ganglion cyst patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.
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501 doctors
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502 doctors
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250 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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317 doctors
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317 doctors
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158 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw spine condition patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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486 doctors
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487 doctors
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243 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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199 doctors
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200 doctors
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99 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw broken bone patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

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329 doctors
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329 doctors
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164 doctors
Dr. Freedberg saw back problems patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Metro Phoenix area. Learn more.

Repeat knee replacement rate

Dr. Freedberg’s repeat knee replacement rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Freedberg’s rate < 1%
Predicted rate 1%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a lower rate of repeat knee replacement to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

If you need a knee replacement, chances are you only want to have the procedure once. But some people need to have knee replacements done over again, sometimes due to prosthetic damage or infection from a first surgery. Not only is there pain, inconvenience, additional cost, and recovery time associated with a second surgery, but studies have also shown that the rate of complications after a revision of a knee replacement surgery is greater than for a primary knee replacement.

To help you understand how Dr. Freedberg’s rate of repeat knee replacement compares to a typical doctor’s:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Freedberg’s primary knee replacements resulted in a second knee replacement within 90 days of the first one— we call this their repeat knee replacement rate.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform primary knee replacements, using a statistical model to predict the repeat knee replacement rate for patients like Dr. Freedberg’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Freedberg’s rate of repeat knee replacement is lower than, similar to, or higher than the predicted rate.

This prediction is adjusted based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients will have a different predicted rate than one who treats healthier patients.

Locations

Dr. Freedberg sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Simonmed Imaging Mccormick Ranch
8630 E Via de Ventura
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
1,937 miles away
NextCare Urgent Care-Baseline Road
3130 E Baseline Rd
Mesa, AZ 85204
1,934 miles away
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Credentials
  • Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell Medical Center Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1993

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    3. Sports Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Freedberg is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn
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    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthNow New York
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • MVP Health Care
  • MagnaCare
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield