Meet Dr. Freedman

Urologist in Folsom, CA

Eric R. Freedman, MD

Native of Toronto, Canada. Completed Bachelor of Science Degree from University of Toronto with High Distinction, where he also graduated from that prestigious Medical School.  After Internship, Residency Training included Surgery at Dalhousie University in Halifax. This was followed by a year of Fellowship Training in Pediatric & Reconstructive Urology, at the Royal University of Liverpool, UK.  Dr. Freedman moved to the USA in 2000 (New York State) after 6 years of Urology practice in Victoria, BC., and finally to Sonora, Ca. in 2004. There he developed a thriving practice (Advanced Urology) for the next 15 yrs., committed to providing high quality Urological Surgical care for patients from 4 surrounding counties.  He was then invited to join with Dr. Javidan, and Mercy Hospital of Folsom, Ca. to open a new practice in Folsom, in Aug 2020. The Pillars of his practice continue to encompass: SERVICE, COMPASSION, and STATE of the ART care. He has been involved with Third World Missions in East Africa, and Thailand.

He is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology (now on his 3rd Recertification cycle), a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, and a member of multiple Medical Associations including the American Urological Association, and the California Medical Association.

He has advanced minimally invasive Surgical skills in the areas of BPH (Urolift – National Center of Excellence, REZUM, Laser Enucleation, Bipolar Resection), Endo-urology (including percutaneous PCNL), Prostate Cancer (including Focal Cryoablation, and Space OAR Gel implantation), and Renal Cancer (Cryoablation). He has been an innovator in the use of Nitrous Oxide (Laughing Gas) to expand the adoption of Office-based procedures, such as Urolift. Dr. Freedman was designated as a Urolift National Center of Excellence in 2017, becoming one of the first two to achieve such a designation in all of northern California. And he continues to be a pioneer in the development of improved models for Patient care.

Professional Associations

  • American Board of Urology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Urological Association
  • California Medical Association
  • California Medical Board

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