Dr Freedman received his medical degree from The Medical School of the Witwatersrand University in Johannesburg South Africa. In 1964, and his PhD in Medicine from the same university in 1975. He received the degree of "Fellow of the College of Surgeons South Africa" in 1969, and "Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh " in 1971 both degrees by written and practical examinations. He has published over 80 research articles, and is Professor (HS) T Emeritus at State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center.
Title : Glaucoma tubes and their blebs. a personal reflection on the south african connection to the development of glaucoma tube shunts and their blebs
Title : The Living Bleb. Clinical Application of Cytokines and Bleb Survival