Benjamin H. Freed, MD

4.9 
147 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Cardiology

Insurance Accepted

Insurance plans are subject to change. View insurance plans accepted at each hospital and by each NMHC physician group.
Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Echocardiography
  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Education

Medical Education:
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine - 2004
Residency:
University of Chicago - 2007
Fellowships:
University of Chicago - 2011
University of Chicago - 2012

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease (Certified)
  • American Board of Nuclear Medicine - Nuclear Cardiology (Certified)
  • National Board of Echocardiography - Adult Echocardiography and Perioperative Echocardiography (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

View Faculty Profile

Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

At Northwestern Medicine, our patient’s feedback is important to us. While different care providers have their own unique strengths, we strive to be as transparent as possible with our quality of care.

Read Ratings FAQs

Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
147 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    5.0
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.9
  • Clear Explanations
    4.9
  • Shows Concern
    4.9
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.9
  • Explains Medications
    4.9
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.9
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.9
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.9

Reviews from Patients

33 Reviews
July 01, 2019

Very happy with the amount of time spent and the expertise provided by Dr. Freed and his staff.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (1)

Thanks for your feedback!
June 19, 2019

Thought Dr. Freed was terrific! He was kind and respectful and I appreciated his thoughts on my issues. I wish all doctors had the bedside manner of Dr. Freed. I really appreciated that he was not an alarmist.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (1)

Thanks for your feedback!
June 03, 2019

Dr. Freed took an exceptional amount of time to talk with me about my tests results and prescribed steps going forward

Was this helpful? Yes (2) No (1)

Thanks for your feedback!
May 20, 2019

I have great confidence in Dr. Freed.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (1)

Thanks for your feedback!
April 30, 2019

As previously mentioned, Dr. Freed is an excellent doctor. He was very thorough, spoke in common language that I could understand, was very open and collaborative about suggestions. I would highly recommend Dr. Freed to anyone.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
April 20, 2019

Visit was conducted by Dr in a professional manner.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
April 15, 2019

Dr. Freed is one of the best doctors I've ever seen. Love the guy.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
March 23, 2019

Always careful & thoughtful; very personable & caring.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
January 23, 2019

very personable, friendly and knowledgeable.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
January 14, 2019

Dr Freed is kind and considerate and I have complete confidence in him

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
December 01, 2018

Dr Freed is wonderful. Very knowledgeable, and explained everything very well. He is an exceptional physician

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
November 29, 2018

*Dr. Freed is an OUTSTANDING cardiologist.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
November 26, 2018

Dr Freed is the best. He demonstrates genuine concern, care, and compassion each time i see him. I trust him fully as I never doubt that his interest in my health is as if I am family.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
November 05, 2018

I would recommend Dr. Freed to anyone-took great care in explaining my test results. excellent, excellent physician.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
November 05, 2018

Dr. Freed is very professional! He makes one feel comfortable, talks so knowledgeable and confident!!

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
November 03, 2018

*Dr. Freed is excellent I totally appreciate his care and knowledge.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
October 14, 2018

It was an excellent visit in every regard.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
September 10, 2018

The doctor could not have a better bedside manner. Made me feel completely at ease. Really felt like he wanted to help me.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
July 15, 2018

Dr. Freed is very good: caring and communicative.

Was this helpful? Yes (1) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
July 09, 2018

I was very nervous. I thought Dr Freed was wonderful. He was professional. I felt that he listened. He was kind.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
May 29, 2018

Dr Freed was very thorough and knowledgeable. He explained matters very clearly.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
May 07, 2018

Dr Freed is wonderful. He is kind and very considerate. Superb physician.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
April 25, 2018

MD very helpful & knowledgeable. One of the best physicians I have ever met; also MD was very kind, compassionate & understanding & very attentive.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
April 17, 2018

Dr. Freed is a wonderful Dr. and person I would be very willing to recommend him to anyone and have. I wish all people could have the care he has given my husband and I

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
April 03, 2018

*Dr. Freed is outstanding.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
March 05, 2018

Dr. Freed is an excellent care provider. It is obvious he cares about his patients, and always tries to do the right thing for them.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
March 04, 2018

Dr. Freed is s terrific doctor

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
January 30, 2018

Dr. Freed offered good rationale for his course of therapy & meds with me.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
January 22, 2018

Dr. Freed was very thorough and questions I have in mind were answered and explained to me very well. I highly recommend my doctor to my family, friends & others.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
January 17, 2018

I was very impressed with my experience with Dr. Benjamin Freed. He was friendly, concerned,thorough and extremely knowledgeable. I would highly recommend him to others without question!

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
December 24, 2017

Dr.Freed is the best in all ways. We see several doctors, specialists and I know the difference.

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!
December 24, 2017

I could not be more pleased with everything

Was this helpful? Yes (0) No (0)

Thanks for your feedback!