Dr. Joseph S Friedberg, MD

Dr. Joseph S Friedberg, MD

Surgeon, Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon)
Accepting patients


    Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD is a Surgeon, who primarily practices in Philadelphia, PA with 2 additional practice locations. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, American Board of Thoracic Surgery, American Board of Surgery, and American Board of Surgery. Dr. Friedberg completed his residency at Brigham & Women'S Hosp, Thoracic Surgery; Mass Gen Hosp, General Surgery. Dr. Friedberg is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Friedberg’s practice accepts Aetna, UnitedHealthcare, Medicaid, Medicare, Humana Health, Cigna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Friedberg’s office at (215) 662-8000.

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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise


    Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon)

    Education & Training

    Brigham & Women'S Hosp, Thoracic Surgery; Mass Gen Hosp, General Surgery (Residency)

    Mass Genl Hospital (Internship)

    Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary (Residency)

    Massachusetts General Hospital (Residency)

    Other Degree - Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery

    American Board of Surgery since 1996

    American Board of Surgery since 1997

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Surgeon, like Dr. Joseph Friedberg, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Surgeon, like Dr. Joseph Friedberg, may include:

    Surgical Consultation, Surgery, Neurosurgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Surgery Consultation, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Laparoscopic Surgery Consultation, Gallbladder Removal / Cholecystectomy, Appendicitis / Appendectomy, Eyelid Surgery / Blepharoplasty, Brain Tumor Evaluation, Brain Aneurysm Treatment, Stroke Treatment (Acute), Refractive Lens Exchange, Brain Surgery, Skull Base Surgery, Surgery Follow Up, Neurosurgery Follow Up, Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Surgical Follow Up, Pediatric Pre-Surgery Follow Up, Laparoscopic Surgery Follow Up, Neuro-Oncology Consultation, Surgery Second Opinion, Wrist Arthroscopy, Endoscopic Eyebrow Elevation, Forehead Correction, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Consultation, Hand & Microsurgery Specialist Follow Up, Head & Neck Surgery, Pelvic Surgery, Ptosis Repair, Central Line Placement, Gender Confirmation Surgery, Cerebral Shunt, Surgical Infections, Tube Thoracotomy, Laparoscopic Colectomy, Amputation, Limb Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Mastectomy, Upper Extremity Tendon Repair, Toe-to-Thumb Transplant, Upper Extremity Nerve Repair, Upper Extremity Joint Replacement, Upper Extremity Amputation, Reflux Surgery, Spleen Surgery, Implantable Contact Lens (ICL) Surgery, YAG Laser Procedure, Colon Surgery, Distal Pancreatectomy, Splenectomy, Sleeve Gastrectomy, Orthopedic Follow Up (Hand), Orthopedic Consultation (Hand), Cranial Bypass, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), Esophageal Surgery, Gastrectomy, Laparoscopy, Lymph Node Biopsy, Pancreatic Surgery, Paraesophageal Surgery, Parathyroid Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Screening, Whipple Procedure, Hepatic Surgery, Complex Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laparoscopy Consultation, Minimally Invasive Surgery Consultation, Magnetic Sphincter Augmentation (MSA), Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Gastric Bypass Surgery, Pyloromyotomy, Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG) and Small Bowel Resection

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Friedberg's office.


    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Practice At 39th & Market St

    39th & Market St

    Philadelphia, PA 19104

    (215) 662-8000

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    University of Maryland Pediatric Associates PA

    22 S Greene St

    Baltimore, MD 21201

    (410) 328-6366

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    3509 N Broad St

    Philadelphia, PA 19140

    (215) 707-8484

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    Philadelphia Super Doctors

    Recognized annually in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue from t

    Recognized by America's Top Doctors2007

    Recognized as America's Top Doctors for Cancer

    Recognized by Best Doctors in America2009-2010

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Joseph Friedberg accepting new patients?

    Yes, Joseph Friedberg is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Joseph Friedberg offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Friedberg's office at (215) 662-8000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Joseph Friedberg offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Friedberg's office at (215) 662-8000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Joseph Friedberg speak?

    Joseph Friedberg speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Joseph Friedberg have?

    Joseph Friedberg is certified by the American Board of Surgery and American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

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