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Sub Specialty:
Neurovascular Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
UPMC Hamot
Magee-Womens Hospital
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
UPMC Altoona
UPMC Passavant
UPMC Shadyside

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
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UPP - Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite A-402
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite B400
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685


Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery


MD, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Massachusetts General Hospital,
Boston, MA

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August 30, 2017

We love Dr. Freidlander & his staff

July 26, 2017

I was very impressed with Dr. Friedlander. First time visit and he was wonderful, asking and answering questions for me(us)

July 17, 2017

Excellent at explaining information in an easy to understand matter. Inspires full confidence.

July 05, 2017

this office always takes very good care of me. they are always concerned about my well being

June 07, 2017

excellent visit

May 24, 2017

very thorough, went out of his way to get me in touch with the Dr. I really needed.

May 17, 2017

I am glad I found someone who heard what I said. Thank you

April 21, 2017

Dr. Friedlander was very thorough. Explained things in understandable terms and I was extremely appreciative to be able to become his patient.

April 19, 2017

Dr Freidlander and his PA Emily were great in informing me and helping me with my recent diagnosis! I was very happy with the care they showed for me.

April 12, 2017

Other than the fact that he is a Red Sox fan, I love this guy! He saved my life.