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Michael Friedman, MD


Anesthesiology
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Photo of Dr. Friedman

Michael Friedman, MD

Anesthesiology
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Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Dr. Michael Friedman is a board certified anesthesiologist who has been practicing since 2003. He completed his residency training in anesthesiology at Weill Cornell Medical Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and Hospital for Special Surgery, where he focused on anesthesiology in various clinical settings, including orthopedics. Dr. Friedman is involved in quality assurance and performance improvement initiatives within the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management, concentrating on improving patient care through technology advancements.

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Appointments

Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor in Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Special Expertise

Ultrasound-guided Regional Anesthesia

Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
National Association for Healthcare Quality
New York Association for Healthcare Quality

Languages

English

Insurance Information


Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Industry Relationships

One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.

As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies if payments were received during the prior year, or if the HSS physician currently receives payment. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.

As of July 25, 2018, Dr. Friedman reported no financial interest relationships with healthcare industry.

By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.

Education

Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica, 2000

Internship

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2001

Residency

Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical Center, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2004

Fellowship

Regional Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2005

Certification

American Board of Anesthesiology

State Licensure

New York, New Jersey, California, Florida