Dr. Richard Friedman, MD is a nephrology specialist in Lansdale, PA and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in nephrology.


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(215) 402-7270

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Capital Blue Cross
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Dr. Friedman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Hyperkalemia
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Hyperkalemia more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friedman treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Friedman treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Friedman's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Biopsy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • 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
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Provide all patients with highest comprehensive care and respect. Committed to excellence

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Nephrology

Education

1981
Med College Of Wisconsin
Fellowship Hospital
1978
Cleveland Clinic
Residency Hospital
1976
Cleveland Clinic
Internship Hospital
1975
Hahnemann University
Medical School
1971
Long Island University / Brooklyn Campus
Undergraduate School
1981
1978
1976
1975
1971

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Dr. Friedman is a wonderful doctor who is easy to talk to and thoroughly explains my symptoms and condition to me.
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