Dr. Gwen Klyman-Friend, MD

Dr. Gwen Klyman-Friend, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 76
Dr. Gwen Klyman-Friend, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 52 years. She graduated from Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in pediatrics.

3440 Lomita Blvd Ste 352

Torrance, CA 90505

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Klyman-Friend's Experience

Dr. Klyman-Friend's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

93  Conditions Treated


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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Immunization
  • Preventive Care
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sick Child Care
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1966
  • Kings County Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Harbor Ucla Med Center La County
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Klyman-Friend has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Klyman-Friend's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Klyman-Friend to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Klyman-Friend's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Klyman is amazing. Very attentive. No nonsense. She does everything she can to help you and calls you herself with any results or concerns. The staff is amazing. scheduling is easy. They open Saturdays for sick appointments. We had to switch doctors due to insurance change, but I'll...more
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