Jeffrey D. Friedman, MD

  • 707 Citations
  • 14 h-Index

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Personal profile

Personal profile

Following his postdoctoral training and fellowship in 1993, Dr. Friedman joined the faculty at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas as an Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery. While at Baylor, he also held an appointment at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Friedman joined Houston Methodist Hospital in 2005.

Research interests

Dr. Friedman’s research interests center on microsurgical and implant based breast reconstruction, novel techniques in body contouring procedures and the use of limited access procedures for facial and abdominal aesthetic surgery. He is the author of numerous articles in the plastic and reconstructive surgery clinical literature, and has contributed to ten book chapters.

Education/Academic qualification

Microsurgery, Clinical Fellowship, University of Southern California

Jul 1 1992Jun 30 1993

Award Date: Jun 30 1993

Plastic Surgery, Residency, Baylor College of Medicine

Jul 1 1990Jun 30 1992

Award Date: Jun 30 1992

General Surgery, Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago, Cook County Hospital

Jul 1 1986Jun 30 1990

Award Date: Jun 30 1990

General Surgery, Internship, University of Illinois at Chicago

Jul 1 1985Jun 30 1986

Award Date: Jun 30 1986

MD, Baylor College of Medicine

Jul 1 1981Jun 30 1985

Award Date: Jun 30 1985

External positions

Associate Professor, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College

Feb 1 2008 → …

Free-text keywords

  • Liposuction
  • Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Aesthetic Surgery of Head and Neck
  • Facial Plastic Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgery
  • Body Countouring
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast

Research Area Keywords

  • Clinical Care
  • Outcomes, Quality & Health Care Performance
  • Molecular Medicine

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AOCT - Athena Study

Friedman, J. D. & Ellsworth, IV, W. A.

10/11/16 → …

Project: Clinical Trial

Research Output

Evaluating the cost of procedural sedation in the emergency department setting

Agrawal, N. A., Zavlin, D., Singh, A., Xue, A. S., Deldar, R., Chumpitazi, C. E., Friedman, J. D. & Izaddoost, S. A., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. 73, 1, p. 184-199 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Training Effects of Visual Stroboscopic Impairment on Surgical Performance: A Randomized-Controlled Trial

Zavlin, D., Chegireddy, V., Nguyen-Lee, J. J., Shih, L., Nia, A. M., Friedman, J. D. & Echo, A., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of Surgical Education. 76, 2, p. 560-567 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Comment to “Complications and Outcomes After Gynecomastia Surgery: Analysis of 204 Pediatric and 1583 Adult Cases from a National Multi-center Database”

    Zavlin, D., Jubbal, K. T., Friedman, J. D., Chegireddy, V. & Echo, A., Feb 1 2018, In : Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. 42, 1, p. 336-337 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  • Enhanced Recovery after Surgery: The Plastic Surgery Paradigm Shift

    Bartlett, E. L., Zavlin, D., Friedman, J. D., Abdollahi, A. & Rappaport, N. H., May 15 2018, In : Aesthetic surgery journal. 38, 6, p. 676-685 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 5 Scopus citations

    Nipple viability after nipple-sparing mastectomy in patients with prior circum-areolar incisions

    Rose, J. F., Zavlin, D., Lim, S. J., Spiegel, A. J., Chevray, P. M., Albright, S. B. & Friedman, J. D., Jul 31 2018, In : Breast Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations