Howard Freilich, MD

Howard Freilich MD

Dr. Howard Freilich - MD

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
108 Ratings
71 Comments

Over three decades in practice, caring for patients with a wide-range of digestive disorders, Dr. Freilich believes patients are best served by a physician who takes the time to listen to the patient with regard to their concerns and considers their quality of life in formulating options for treatment. There have been great advances in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of digestive disorders and Dr. Freilich looks forward to bringing quality care to the Lowcountry.

Dr Freilich is happily married with two daughters and enjoys playing tennis and golf.

Medical Education/Training

  • Fellowship – Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Residency/Internship – Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
  • Medical School – Temple University School of Medicine

 Professional Affiliations

  • Board Certified in Gastroenterology

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.9
Care provider concern for questions/worries
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
4.9
Care provider spoke using clear language
4.9
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
4.9
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
4.9
Patients' confidence in Care provider
4.9
Likelihood of recommending Care provider

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Apr 23, 2020
I've never experienced a more efficient, friendly and knowledgeable staff. the np and doctor spent more time with me than any doctor I've ever seen. I feel very confident with his approach.
Apr 17, 2020
Dr and staff very courteous and professional. Dr Freilich definitely cares about his patients.
Apr 10, 2020
Dr. Freilich listened and explained everything to me while concerned about my problem.
Apr 10, 2020
Process was very smooth from start to finish.
Mar 29, 2020
1 routine 6 month visit for UC. I had nothing to talk to her about.
Mar 29, 2020
I had a wonderful OB/GYN in Westport, Ct. A kind/caring internist in _____ CT & *Dr. Freilich here. He's a combination of all that's best in a physician.
Mar 29, 2020
1. No issue.
Mar 12, 2020
Everything went fine
Mar 11, 2020
Outstanding service and medical care
Feb 20, 2020
Listened to my concerns and incorporated them into my treatment plan.
Feb 19, 2020
Unlike many doctors, *Dr. Freilich made me feel like an equal partner in determining my medical decisions and treatment.
Feb 16, 2020
All good.
Jan 3, 2020
good experience
Jan 3, 2020
good experience
Jan 3, 2020
good experience
Jan 3, 2020
good experience
Jan 3, 2020
good experience
Jan 3, 2020
good experience
Dec 16, 2019
every thing went fine
Dec 16, 2019
outstanding performance witnessed
Dec 5, 2019
Excellent experience! *Dr. Freilich summarizes makes recommendations, asks thoughtful questions, LISTENS.
Dec 5, 2019
from arrival to leaving approx. 1hr. very good
Dec 2, 2019
Excellent service.
Dec 2, 2019
Best dr. I have.
Dec 2, 2019
Excellent service.
Nov 21, 2019
Very methodical and through. Follows up with results of tests by phone.
Nov 21, 2019
No delays.
Nov 21, 2019
Very professional.
Nov 21, 2019
Excellent doctor!
Nov 21, 2019
The doctor and office staff are excellent!
Nov 13, 2019
Very good experience all around.
Oct 30, 2019
positive. very good
Oct 30, 2019
most positive
Oct 30, 2019
very good doctor. ditto staff
Oct 23, 2019
Staff and Doctor were very professional and accommodating.
Oct 23, 2019
Dr. Freilich contacted me personally after the appointment to share some research he had done after my appointment and started me on a different medicine. He had a sense of urgency and was thorough, which i appreciated.
Oct 21, 2019
*Dr. Freilich had taken the time to review my emergency room visit as well as tests he had performed a year ago. He listens closely to each patient and that makes you feel heard. I am grateful to have found him.
Oct 20, 2019
Very good experience with all staff.
Oct 20, 2019
Dr. Freilich explains everything to where one can understand the terms, answers all questions thoroughly and puts one at complete ease. Very caring person. An asset to your staff.
Sep 24, 2019
I am very satisfied with the treatment and care of Dr Freilich.
Sep 24, 2019
Office staff was courteous and informed. Dr. Freilich was very professional, easy to understand, and very smart about his craft.
Aug 25, 2019
Very helpful and friendly!
Aug 25, 2019
good
Aug 25, 2019
good
Aug 25, 2019
good
Aug 25, 2019
good
Aug 25, 2019
good
Aug 25, 2019
good
Aug 15, 2019
always good experience here
Aug 12, 2019
Generally a good experience.
Aug 9, 2019
fantastic dr, the best
Aug 8, 2019
When I see *Dr. Freilich he is completely focused on me & my needs, never rushed and listens. His explanation are easy to understand and his manner reassuring -
Aug 4, 2019
Dr. Freilich was extremely patient with me and answered my questions and concerns. I feel as if he did not rush me to move on to his next patient. All of his staff that I encountered were very helpful and very pleasant too.
Jul 31, 2019
No long waiting. Visit went very smoothly. Dr gave me some very ideas and instructions.
Jul 31, 2019
Gave us some very good information about how to treat and the steps go take going forward.
Jul 31, 2019
as said before, everything went very smoothly.
Jul 28, 2019
good
Jul 28, 2019
great doctor
Jul 28, 2019
good
Jul 28, 2019
all good
Jul 22, 2019
very pleasant visit.
Jun 25, 2019
doctor was very responsive to my needs and concerns. I felt very involved in my care plan.
Jun 20, 2019
Dr. Freilich explained things thoroughly and without judgement. The risks of continuing with my current status were explained.
Jun 20, 2019
Very excellent experience. Was on a wait list, and I was able to be seen 3 weeks before original appointment had been scheduled.
Jun 20, 2019
I have a great respect for Dr. F. and his abilities as a Gastroenterologist. He is an excellent clinician and professional.
Jun 20, 2019
Again, an excellent experience in all areas.
Jun 20, 2019
All involved were pleasant and seemed most efficient.
Jun 20, 2019
My experience was relatively good since the doctor explained we can go step by step and did not seem to offer a rush to judgment. I felt comfortable with him although as probably expected, a little uneasy that I couldn't get an immediate answer to my problem.
Jun 18, 2019
This was the most successful GI visit I have ever had.
Jun 17, 2019
*Dr. Freilich seems very knowledgeable. He explains things well and he follows up by keeping me informed of the results of any tests done. He is the only dr. I have that does that on a current basis.
Jun 2, 2019
Dr. & staff are very thorough.