FASMA Presents at Puerto Rico Podiatric Medical Society

Dr. David J. Freedman (Silver Spring/Olney Division) presented coding, billing, and ICDtenhelp.com to a packed lecture hall at the annual meeting of the Puerto Rico Podiatric Medical Society on July 2, 2015. The society was excited to have a comprehensive ICD-10 training program brought to Puerto Rico at the El Conquistador. The group received the necessary ICD-10 examples and now understands what it takes to be ready for the ICD 10 implementation on 10/1/2015 by using Dr. Freedman’s icdtenhelp.com conversion tool.

Dr. David J. Freedman, DPM, FASPS, CWS, CPC, CPMA, is board-certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery, and is a Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons, a Certified Wound Specialist from the American Academy of Wound Management, a Certified Professional Coder from the American Academy of Professional Coders, and a Certified Professional Medical Auditor.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Syracuse University and his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (formerly the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine).  His residency in podiatric surgery was performed at Kessler Memorial Hospital in Hammonton, NJ, followed by private practice.

Dr. Freedman is the past President of the Maryland State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners; past Chairman, 9th and 10th Annual CAC/PIAC meeting of the American Podiatric Medical Association; a coding committee member of the American Podiatric Medical Association; Team Manager ICD 10 for APMA; and CAC Podiatry Representative for Maryland.  He is active in the community by supporting various organizations, such as Olney Boys and Girls Club’s various activities, and is the Administrator and Manager for the OBGC Cyclones Soccer Teams.