Accepting new patients

Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 60

Dr. Friedberg

University of Maryland Medical System Thoracic Surgery

22 S Greene St Baltimore, MD 21201

Make an Appointment

Show Phone Number


Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1986 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and oncology.


Dr. Friedberg's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Friedberg

5.0

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
100%
(8)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Friedberg?
(Select your rating)
Average Reported Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Friedberg's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD
Reply
First time I ment him. He was referred to me by my oncology dr. Who I literally trust with my life. And now, after meeting with Dr. Friedberg, he has established that same trust. He was all this and more.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD?
Reply
Dr. Friedberg and his staff are amazing. The attention to detail and care given to my mother from diagnosis, to pre and post-op care, to monthly check ups has been nothing short of top notch. If you have a loved one with Mesothelioma, Dr. Friedberg is the one to see, Your loved ones life depends on it.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Friedberg?

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1986 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and oncology.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Brigham and Womens Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Mass Genl Hospital
Residency Hospital
Mass Genl Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
1986

Awards

Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Friedberg accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(410) 328-6366

Dr. Friedberg accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
HealthPartners
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Mutual of Omaha
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare

Background Check

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for Maryland
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Friedberg's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Friedberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pleural Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedberg treats Pleural Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Friedberg treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Pleura Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedberg treats Pleura Cancer more than 41% of his peers

Dr. Friedberg treats this condition more than 41% of his peers

Lung Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedberg treats Lung Cancer more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Friedberg treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Friedberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Hemophilia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Retina Diseases
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Friedberg treats patients.

Learn more