Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD

Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Joseph Friedberg, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1986 and specializes in thoracic surgery, oncology, and more.

22 S Greene St

Baltimore, MD 21201

Contact Information

(410) 328-6366

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 12 More

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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

About Me

Biography

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

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Cardiac 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

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5.0

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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.
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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...Read More
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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

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