Dr. Mayo Friedlis, MD

Dr. Mayo Friedlis, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Mayo Friedlis, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in McLean, VA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and regenerative medicine.Read his story

1750 Tysons Blvd Ste 120

McLean, VA 22102

Contact Information

(703) 738-4381

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Chronic Pain
more than 90% of peers
Adhesive Capsulitis
more than 87% of peers
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Friedlis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Friedlis "Dr. Mayo Friedlis is passionate about the science of pain management and committed to delivering the most effective therapies possible to each of his patients. Throughout his 25 years of experience he has actively enhanced his knowledge and expertise through continuing education, training and research. This has established him in the region as the foremost practitioner of Regenerative therapies for musculoskeletal injuries. In addition to being skilled in conventional interventional techniques, Dr. Friedlis is one of few physicians in the Washington DC metropolitan area trained to perform Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy, and is one of the first doctors in the area to use Stem Cell Therapy for musculoskeletal injuries, in particular knee and hip arthritis."
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2  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Regenerative Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Mayo Friedlis, MD
I feel that Dr. Friedlis is totally committed to helping me regain better functioning of my left knee and pain reduction as well. I'm looking forward to stem therapy with him and his P.A. Annum Khan. They are a great team. The office staff are wonderful too. I really appreciate all the information...Read More
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Martha Christian in Gerrardstown, WV – Jul 13, 2017
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My initial appointment with Dr Freidlis was positive, comfortable and reassuring. His recommendation to procede with stem cell treatment as well as full explanations of the procedures, durations and healing outcomes left me feeling confident and reassured to begin treatment this August.
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James Tanzola in York, PA – Jun 14, 2017
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Dr. Friedlis is one of the best doctors i have ever had. I would be in extreme neck pain all the time without the procedure he performs called PRP. I tried everything else including cortisone, etc., but nothing really helped until I began seeing him and getting PRP. Besides being an excellent...Read More
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Vienna, VA – Mar 19, 2017
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Dr Friedlis, along with his assistant Matthew Oh, was an inspirtion to me and completed my stem cell knee procedure in a timely manner and was most helpful in answering all my questions and concerns. It is important to note here, this procedure was handled in a most professional manner and...Read More
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Gary Benoit in Yorktown, VA – Sep 08, 2016
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