Dr. David Freedman

Patient Rating:

(4.9 out of 5 based on 304 Ratings)
Silver Spring, MD (International Drive)

(4.9 out of 5 based on 450 Ratings)
3801 International Drive Suite 204
Silver Spring, MD 20906
Phone: 301-598-0130
Fax: 301-598-5091

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Dr. Freedman is currently the Vice-President and a Founding Partner of Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC and has been practicing at the Leisure World location since 1988.  Dr. Freedman was recognized by his peers nationally as “VIP DPMs 2017-Movers and Shakers: America’s Most Influential Podiatrist,”  he is a 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 advisor to the American Podiatric Medical Association, and a CAC Podiatry Representative for Maryland.

Dr. Freedman is active in the Olney and Rockville communities by supporting various organizations, such as Olney Boys and Girls Club and Rockville Baseball activities. He has 3 grown children (Bonnie, Dan and Molly), a son in law (Mark), and 2 grandchildren (Sophie and Madden)! He loves to read in his spare time, exercise regularly especially running daily and play golf.

Certifications: Board Certified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) in foot surgery; Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons; Certified Professional Coder from the American Academy of Professional Coders; Certified Professional Medical Auditor from the American Academy of Professional Coders; Certified Surgical Foot and Ankle Coder from the American Academy of Professional Coders


Recognized as a VIP in Podiatry, PM News

Professional Affiliations:

Clinical Associate Professor (Adjunct) Temple University’s School of Podiatric Medicine Department of Surgery, Philadelphia, PA July 1, 2009 – to date

American Podiatric Medical Association Coding Committee Chair March 2018 – Present

Maryland Podiatric Medical Association – Carrier Advisory Committee to Novitas Medicare Representative 2008 – present

Codingline Expert Panelist 2010-present


Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1986.

Post-graduate training, in podiatric surgery, at Kessler Memorial Hospital in Hammonton, New Jersey.

  1. Silver Spring, MD (International Drive)

    (4.9 out of 5 based on 450 Ratings)
    3801 International Drive Suite 204
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    Phone: 301-598-0130
    Fax: 301-598-5091

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    Dr. David Freedman's hours at Silver Spring, MD (International Drive):
    Mon8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tue9:00am - 5:45pm
    Wed9:00am - 3:00pm
    Thu9:00am - 5:00pm
    Fri9:00am - 3:00pm

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  1. Staff members and doctor are friendly and courteous.

  2. From start to finish I felt the staff and Dr. Freedman were exceptional. Both were informative and gave me all the attention and time I could ask for. I have already recommended this operation to two friends and will tell others. I just wish the office wasn't 45 minutes away. Oh well.

  3. Dr. Freedman knows his stuff! Totally trust him to do what needs to be done to keep my feet healthy and issue-free. You feel comfortable in his office. Everyone on his staff knows what they are doing. And that has to come from his leadership. Would recommend Dr. Freedman's practice to anyone in need of a skilled podiatrist!

  4. Love these people. Doctor is great.

  5. Willing to hear my perspective and accept my thoughts about next steps in treatment.


  7. Dr K is wonderful with my mother and me! Real good doctor... thank you! [...]

  8. Happy!

  9. Dr. Freedman took time to explain my peripheral neuropathy problem and its impacts on my daily activities. I was impressed with his knowledge and interest in my health.

  10. The doctor was very helpful and personable.

  11. The total experience was excellent, am very happy to find a new doctor for me who is totally professional, and informative. The staff is also first rate.

  12. My appointments with Dr. Freedmen, and interaction with his staff has always been excellent, they are friendly and extremely courteous. Dr. Freedman always makes time to discuss any issues. Thank you everyone.

  13. Always a good visit, love the staff and doctor. Have total confidence in the doctor.

  14. Dr. Freedman's examination of my foot problem was thorough, his explanation of the status was all-encompassing, and his updated treatment instructions were very helpful.

  15. First visit in a long time. Pleased with everything!

  16. Dr. K and Dr. Freedman are both [thorough] with information and getting to the cause of the problem. Would recommend them both to anyone. The staff are great and always helpful as well.

  17. One of the best doctors - and nicest staff - I've ever known!

  18. Everyone was terrific!

  19. Everything was good

  20. very pleasant and professional