Dr. Laurence Friedman, MD

Nephrology •  Male • Age 55
  
Dr. Friedman
Accepting new patients

UPMC Kidney Clinic

120 Lytton Ave Ste 300 Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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(412) 802-3043

Dr. Laurence Friedman, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Upmc East and Upmc Mckeesport. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Friedman to book an appointment.


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Dr. Friedman accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Select
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Mineral Metabolism Disorders more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Magnesium Metabolism Disorders more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 58% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 58% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Biography

Dr. Laurence Friedman, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Pittsburgh, PA. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Upmc East and Upmc Mckeesport. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Friedman to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

Cleveland Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
1992
Faulkner Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Faulkner Hospital
Internship Hospital

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Locations

UPMC Kidney Clinic

UPMC Kidney Clinics120 Lytton Ave Ste 300 Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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Upmc East

Monroeville, PA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Upmc Mckeesport

McKeesport, PA

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Upmc Mercy

Pittsburgh, PA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

UPMC Passavant - McCandless

Pittsburgh, PA

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

Upmc Shadyside

Pittsburgh, PA